20:04 , Apr 25, 2019 |  BC Innovations  |  Finance

The academic founders' conundrum

First-time academic entrepreneurs face a circular problem: while they’re continually sought after by VCs and pharmas seeking the next “big thing”, they also face an arduous path to establish their bona fides - not for...
18:24 , Mar 9, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Chinese CAR T play JW raises $90M series A

Cell therapy company JW Therapeutics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. (Shanghai, China) raised $90 million on March 7 in a series A round led by Temasek, Sequoia Capital China and Yuanming Capital. Fellow new investors Oriza Seed...
00:07 , Mar 9, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

CAR T confidence

The first CAR T therapy approvals in the U.S. followed by CFDA guidelines on cell therapy development and manufacturing gave a boost to Chinese investor interest in the space, enabling JW Therapeutics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd....
04:00 , Mar 8, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Chinese CAR T play JW raises $90M series A

JW Therapeutics (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. (Shanghai, China) raised $90 million in a series A round led by Temasek, Sequoia Capital China and Yuanming Capital. Fellow new investors Oriza Seed Capital, Yipu Capital, AVICT Global Holdings,...