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...
18:23 , Sep 7, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Bionano Genomics raises $20.6M in IPO

Life sciences instrumentation company BioNano Genomics Inc. (NASDAQ:BNGOU) raised $20.6 million on Aug. 21 through the sale of 3.4 million units at $6.13 per unit in an IPO underwritten by Roth, Maxim and LifeSci. Each...
07:00 , Aug 22, 2016 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

BioNano Genomics, Berry Genomics deal

BioNano and Berry partnered to co-develop a next-generation genomic mapping system in China. The companies will use assays designed by the partners and a next-generation mapping system based on BioNano’s Irys platform to develop assays...
00:50 , Mar 27, 2015 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks

Jeffrey Yordon retired as chairman and CEO of specialty pharma Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:SGNT). Also, President James Hussey is departing. Yordon will remain a director. Board member Frank Kung will become chairman, and an executive...
08:00 , Nov 24, 2014 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

BioNano Genomics, Inc. board of directors update

BioNano Genomics, Inc. , San Diego, Calif.   Business: Diagnostic, Genomics, Supply/Service   Appointed: Darren Chai, executive director at Legend Capital; and Campbell Murray, managing director at Novartis Venture Fund  ...
08:00 , Nov 24, 2014 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

BioNano Genomics completes venture financing

BioNano Genomics Inc. , San Diego, Calif.   Business: Diagnostic, Genomics, Supply/Service   Date completed: 2014-11-20   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $53 million   Investors: Legend Capital; Novartis Venture Funds; Federated Kaufmann Fund; Monashee...
02:56 , Nov 21, 2014 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

BioNano raises $53M in series C

BioNano Genomics Inc. (San Diego, Calif.) raised $53 million in an untranched series C round led by new investors Legend Capital and Novartis Venture Fund. Other new investors included Federated Kaufmann Fund and Monashee Investment...
07:00 , Oct 7, 2013 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

BioNano Genomics completes venture financing

BioNano Genomics Inc. , San Diego, Calif.   Business: Diagnostic, Genomics, Supply/Service   Date completed: 10/2/13   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $10 million   Investors: Battelle Ventures; Domain Associates; Gund Investment  ...
07:00 , May 6, 2013 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Keep it small

Atlas Venture decided to stay small with its oversubscribed ninth fund, raising $265 million that will primarily go towards seeding biotech and technology startups. Absent from the shopping list are young diagnostic companies, as the...
08:00 , Nov 12, 2012 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

BioNano Genomics sales and marketing update

BioNano launched in the U.S. and China its Irys System genome mapping system, which uses single-molecule imaging to visualize long nucleic acids and genome architecture in its native state. The system uses BioNano's IrysChip technology...