02:22 , Jan 9, 2016 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Brandon Capital taps Read for Bay Area presence

Australian venture firm Brandon Capital hired J. Leighton Read as a venture partner and head of the firm's newly opened office in Palo Alto, Calif. Read was most recently a managing member at Alloy Ventures,...
07:00 , Jun 30, 2014 |  BioCentury  |  Politics, Policy & Law

States' rights

State right-to-try laws, which have been signed by a Democratic governor in Colorado and a Republican in Louisiana, are responses to deep dissatisfaction with the pace of drug development and frustration with the ways biopharma...
07:00 , Mar 10, 2014 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

RainDance financial update

RainDance raised $16.5 million in an extension of a series E round, bringing the total raised in the round to $41.5 million. New investors GE Ventures and Northgate Capital co-led the extension. Existing investors Mohr...
07:00 , May 6, 2013 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

RainDance completes venture financing

RainDance Technologies Inc., Lexington, Mass.   Business: Microfluidics   Date completed: 4/29/13   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $20 million   Investors: Myriad Genetics Inc.; Mohr Davidow Ventures; Quaker BioVentures; Alloy Ventures; Acadia Woods Partners; Sectoral Asset Management Fund...
00:49 , Apr 30, 2013 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

RainDance raises $20 million in series E

RainDance Technologies Inc. (Lexington, Mass.) raised $20 million in a series E round from new investor Myriad Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ:MYGN) and existing investors Mohr Davidow Ventures; Quaker BioVentures; Alloy Ventures; Acadia Woods Partners; and Sectoral...
08:00 , Jan 14, 2013 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Labcyte completes venture financing

Labcyte Inc., Sunnyvale, Calif.   Business: Supply/Service   Date completed: 1/8/13   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $5.3 million   Investors: GE healthymagination Fund; Abingworth Management; Alloy Ventures; Cross Atlantic Capital Partners; Delphi Ventures; H&Q Healthcare Investors; H&Q Life Science...
08:00 , Nov 7, 2011 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Pacific Biosciences board of directors update

Pacific Biosciences of California Inc. (NASDAQ:PACB), Menlo Park, Calif.   Business: Genomics, Supply/Service   Appointed: Michael Hunkapiller as executive chairman, while remaining a general partner at Alloy Ventures   ...
07:00 , Aug 15, 2011 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Verinata completes venture financing

Verinata Health Inc., San Carlos, Calif.   Business: Diagnostic   Date completed: 8/9/11   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $48.5 million   Investors: Mohr Davidow Ventures; Sutter Hill Ventures; Alloy Ventures   ...
00:08 , Aug 10, 2011 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Verinata raises $46.5M in series C

Maternal and fetal health company Verinata Health Inc. (San Carlos, Calif.) raised $46.5 million in a series C round led by existing investors Mohr Davidow Ventures; Sutter Hill Ventures; and Alloy Ventures. Verinata expects to...
08:00 , Jan 31, 2011 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

RainDance completes venture financing

RainDance Technologies Inc., Lexington, Mass.   Business: Microfluidics   Date completed: 1/25/11   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $37.5 million   Investors: Quaker BioVentures; Mohr Davidow Ventures; Alloy Ventures; Acadia Woods Partners   ...