17:41 , Jan 11, 2019 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Venture roundup: Apic, Stelexis, Biond, Keros

Gene therapy company Apic Bio Inc. (Cambridge, Mass.) and cancer company Stelexis Therapeutics LLC (New York, N.Y.) each announced series A rounds of at least $40 million. Other companies that announced venture rounds include Biond...
23:42 , Jan 8, 2019 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Venture roundup: Apic, Stelexis, Biond, Keros

Gene therapy company Apic Bio Inc. (Cambridge, Mass.) and cancer company Stelexis Therapeutics LLC (New York, N.Y.) each announced series A rounds this week of at least $40 million. Other companies that announced venture rounds...
23:48 , Oct 15, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Rhythm, Redpin

Rhythm Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:RYTM) hired Murray Stewart as CMO of the metabolic disorder company. Stewart was CMO of GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE:GSK; NYSE:GSK) until 2017 when he became head of R&D at Novelion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:NVLN)....
22:10 , Jan 20, 2017 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

ARTSaVIT completes venture financing

On Jan. 5, cancer apoptosis company ARTSaVIT Ltd. (Yavne, Israel) raised $6.3 million in a series A round co-led by Arkin Bio Ventures and Pontifax. Merck Ventures, Carmel Innovation and Carmel-Haifa University Economic Corp. participated....
22:22 , Jan 13, 2017 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

Conditional replication

Oncorus Inc. has devised a method to restrict replication of oncolytic viruses to tumor cells without deleting viral genes. The approach could create viruses that are more potent and selective than attenuated viruses in the...
07:00 , Jul 19, 2016 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Oncolytic virus play Oncorus raises $57M

Oncorus Inc. (Cambridge, Mass.) debuted with $57 million in a series A round led by MPM Capital. Deerfield Management, Arkin Bio Ventures, Celgene Corp. (NASDAQ:CELG), Excelyrate Capital, and Long March Investment Fund also participated. Oncorus...
07:00 , Jun 20, 2016 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Arkin Holdings financial update

Arkin Holdings , Herzliya Pituach, Israel   Business: Finance   Date announced: 2016-06-16   Note: Arkin Holdings partnered with Israeli insurance company Phoenix Group (Tel Aviv:PHOE, Herzliya, Israel) to create Arkin Bio-Ventures, a JV through...
00:32 , Jun 17, 2016 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Arkin, Phoenix form $60M investment vehicle

Arkin Holdings partnered with Israeli insurance company Phoenix Group (Tel Aviv:PHOE) to create Arkin Bio-Ventures, a joint venture through which they plan to invest about $60 million in biopharma companies. The partners said they may...