07:00 , Apr 4, 2016 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Emulate completes venture financing

Emulate Inc., Cambridge, Mass.   Business: Microfluidics, Other   Date completed: 2016-03-28   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $28 million   Investors: NanoDimension; Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; OS Fund; Atel Ventures; ALS Finding a Cure; private investor; and an undisclosed...
01:21 , Mar 29, 2016 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Organ-on-chip play Emulate raises $28M

Emulate Inc. (Boston, Mass.) raised $28 million in a series B round. The company plans to expand its Organ-Chip portfolio and commercialize its Human Emulation System. New investors included OS Fund, Atel Ventures, and the...
08:00 , Nov 23, 2015 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Amylyx Pharmaceutical completes venture financing

Amylyx Pharmaceutical Corp., Cambridge, Mass.   Business: Neurology, Inflammation   Date completed: 2015-11-17   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $1.3 million   Investor: Private investors   Note: Amylyx also received $600,000 from ALS Finding a Cure Foundation and the Cure Alzheimer’s...
08:00 , Nov 13, 2014 |  BC Innovations  |  Translation in Brief

Translational tidbits

Kai-Jye Lou and Stephen Parmley, Senior Writers, and Mark Zipkin, Staff Writer  Tankyrase translation   With a few pharmas entering the search for tankyrase inhibitors for cancer, Merck KGaA is hedging its bets by joining forces with The...
07:00 , Oct 30, 2014 |  BC Innovations  |  Strategy

The ALS bucket brigade

Now that the ice has thawed from the ALS ice bucket challenge, the question is how to spend the more than $100 million donated to The ALS Association after the campaign went viral this summer....