23:21 , Apr 11, 2019 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Prime, Flexion, NodThera, Imara

PBM Prime Therapeutics LLC (Eagan, Minn.) hired Kenneth Paulus as president and CEO, effective May 7. Paulus is an executive adviser at Water Street Healthcare Partners. In 2005-15, Paulus held leadership roles at Minneapolis-based non-profit...
23:51 , Mar 14, 2019 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Akili creates global access platform for digital therapeutics, grants Shionogi license

Shionogi gained exclusive rights to develop and commercialize Akili's digital therapeutics for ADHD and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in Japan and Taiwan. Akili Interactive Labs Inc. (Boston, Mass.) will receive $20 million up front and...
03:38 , Jan 11, 2019 |  BC Innovations  |  Product R&D

PureTech turns inward

After a 15-year run of spinning out technologies into affiliate companies, PureTech Health plc is stepping away from that model in favor of an internal pipeline to advance its new platforms. Behind the structural shift...
07:00 , Jul 20, 2016 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Strategics add to Akili's series B round

In an extension of its series B round, Akili Interactive Labs Inc. (Boston, Mass.) raised $11.9 million from new investors Merck Ventures BV and Amgen Ventures, as well as existing investors. The extension brings the...
03:03 , Jan 23, 2016 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Akili raises $30.5M for therapeutic games

Akili Interactive Labs Inc. (Boston, Mass.) raised $30.5 million in a venture round from investors including Jazz Venture Partners, Canepa Advanced Healthcare Fund and PureTech Health plc (LSE:PRTC). Akili is developing mobile software-based treatments for...