21:44 , Feb 12, 2019 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Sanofi, Alexion, bluebird

Sanofi (Euronext:SAN; NASDAQ:SNY) said Ameet Nathwani will become the pharma's first chief digital officer in addition to his current role of EVP, CMO. Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) said SVP, Business Development and Corporate Strategy Aradhana...
01:03 , Jan 12, 2019 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Warning: cash needed

  A near decade-long run of cheap money appears to be coming to a close, and most of the biotech sector isn’t well positioned for the new reality. BioCentury’s analysis shows that two-thirds of biotech...
02:49 , Jan 5, 2019 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Ready to launch

  The proposed $74 billion takeout of Celgene Corp. by Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. will not shift buysider attention away from upcoming and maturing drug launches heading into 2019, with plenty to track following a record...
19:53 , Dec 21, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Entrada raises $59M series A to take intracellular biologic into clinic

Entrada Therapeutics Inc. (Boston, Mass.) emerged from stealth Dec. 18 after raising $59 million in a series A round intended to propel its first intracellular biologics program into clinic. Intracellular targets have proven challenging for...
22:48 , Dec 20, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Evox names Moses chairman; Kapeller joins GV

Exosome therapy company Evox Therapeutics Ltd. (Oxford, U.K.) appointed Edwin Moses as chairman. This month, the former Ablynx N.V. CEO was also appointed chairman of Virion Biotherapeutics Ltd. (London, U.K.) and Achilles Therapeutics Ltd. (Stevenage,...
13:00 , Dec 18, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Entrada raises $59M series A to take intracellular biologic into clinic

Entrada Therapeutics Inc. (Boston, Mass.) emerged from stealth Tuesday after raising $59 million in a series A round intended to propel its first intracellular biologics program into clinic. Intracellular targets have proven challenging for small...
01:19 , Oct 6, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

In sight of uncharted territory

Strong growth from small- and mid-caps coupled with a late run from large cap biotechs has pushed the sector within sight of its all-time high in 2015. Some buysiders now are seeing red flags of...
01:14 , Oct 6, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Large cap comeback

The biotech sector continued to be a stock pickers’ market through 3Q18 as there was a near even split between global biotech stocks that gained and lost value in the quarter. While 1H18 saw investors...
16:34 , Sep 21, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Celenex takeout first of several expected Amicus gene therapy deals

Just weeks after gaining its first FDA approval, Amicus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:FOLD) has announced its entrance into the gene therapy space with the acquisition of Nationwide Children's Hospital spinout Celenex (Columbus, Ohio) for $100 million...
23:14 , Sep 20, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Celenex takeout first of several planned gene therapy deals for Amicus

Just weeks after gaining its first FDA approval, Amicus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:FOLD) has announced its entrance into the gene therapy space with the acquisition of Nationwide Children's Hospital spinout Celenex (Columbus, Ohio) for $100 million...