07:00 , Sep 5, 2016 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Mitra Biotech completes venture financing

Mitra Biotech Inc. , Boston, Mass.   Business: Diagnostic, Cancer   Date completed: 2016-08-29   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $27.4 million   Investors: Sequoia Capital; Sands Capital; RA Capital Management; Accel Partners; Tata Capital...
07:00 , Aug 29, 2016 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Cancer diagnostic play Mitra raises $27.4M

Mitra Biotech Inc. (Boston, Mass.) raised $27.4 million in a series B round led by Sequoia India and Sands Capital Ventures. Other investors included RA Capital Management and existing investors Accel Partners and Tata Capital...
08:00 , Jan 13, 2014 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Forus completes venture financing

Forus Health Pvt. Ltd. , Bangalore, India   Business: Diagnostic   Date completed: 1/9/14   Type: Venture financing   Raised: Rs500 million ($8.1 million)   Investors: Asian Healthcare Fund; Accel Partners; IDG Ventures  ...
07:00 , Apr 30, 2012 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Forus completes venture financing

Forus Health Pvt. Ltd. , Bangalore, India   Business: Diagnostic   Date completed: 4/27/12   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $5 million   Investors: Accel Partners; IDG Ventures India   Placement agent: Unitus Capital  ...
00:08 , Apr 28, 2012 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Indian ophthalmic company raises $5M in series A

Ophthalmic company Forus Health Pvt. Ltd. (Bangalore, India) raised $5 million in a series A round from Accel Partners and IDG Ventures India. Forus markets 3nethra, which is a portable, non-invasive, non-mydriatic diagnostic for diabetic...
07:00 , Jul 25, 2005 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Ebb & Flow

The venture community last week provided multiple examples of its low tolerance for risk. The three companies that all closed significant rounds last week -...
08:00 , Feb 2, 2004 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

CORPORATE PROFILE

Ingenuity Systems Inc. Mountain View, Calif. Technology: Knowledge base and software for analyzing genomic and proteomic data Disease focus: NA Clinical status: NA Founded: 1998 by Rich Chen, Ray Cho, Ramon Felciano and Dan Richards...
08:00 , Feb 28, 2000 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

The biotech economy

As Old Economy stocks tanked on the Big Board last week, Celera (CRA) demonstrated the new muscle of the biotech space in the New Economy. Stock of the genomics play split 2-1 before the week's...
07:00 , May 26, 1998 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Froth, not momentum

Froth, not momentum Recent stock surges such as...
08:00 , Mar 9, 1998 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

The eagle flies on Thursday

Although formal completion of the SBC Warburg Dillon Read/UBS Securities merger is slated for early May, the game of musical chairs has started. Thursday will be a critical day: that's when bonus checks for 1997...