19:47 , Feb 15, 2019 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

China’s Burning Rock, Sciwind close venture rounds

Burning Rock Biotech (Guangzhou, China) closed a RMB850 million ($125.4 million) series C round financing and Sciwind Biosciences Co. Ltd. (Hangzhou, China) raised about RMB200 million ($29.5 million) in a series A round. GIC led...
00:42 , Feb 15, 2019 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

China’s Burning Rock, Sciwind close venture rounds

Burning Rock Biotech (Guangzhou, China) closed a RMB850 million ($125.4 million) series C round financing and Sciwind Biosciences Co. Ltd. (Hangzhou, China) raised about RMB200 million ($29.5 million) in a series A round. GIC led...
03:53 , Sep 21, 2018 |  BC Innovations  |  Product R&D

China’s rising genomics start-ups

Behind bellwethers BGI Genomics Co. Ltd. and WuXi NextCode Genomics Inc., a new generation of Chinese genomics companies is emerging with ambitions to solve urgent problems, including early cancer detection and clinical trial recruitment, by...
17:14 , Jun 9, 2017 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Two-way crossing

Lyfe Capital’s second fund seeks to expand on the cross-border activity of its first. In addition to investing in Chinese companies that can benefit from the VC’s U.S. and European network, Lyfe Capital Fund II...
07:00 , Sep 21, 2015 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Burning Rock Biotech, Illumina deal

The companies partnered to develop an cancer molecular diagnostic kit for the Chinese market. The kit will include Illumina’s next-generation sequencing instruments and reagents and Burning Rock’s DNA preparation techniques and data analysis software. Illumina...
02:05 , Aug 26, 2015 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Illumina, Burning Rock to develop cancer diagnostics kit

Illumina Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) and Burning Rock Biotech (Guangzhou, China) will collaborate to develop an oncology molecular diagnostics kit for the Chinese market. The kit will include Illumina's next-generation sequencing instruments and reagents, and Burning Rock's...
07:00 , Aug 24, 2015 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Burning Rock Biotech completes venture financing

Burning Rock Biotech , Guangzhou, China   Business: Diagnostic   Date completed: 2015-08-14   Type: Venture financing   Raised: RMB150 million ($23.5 million)   Investors: Sequoia Capital; Legend Star; JiFeng Capital   Note: The company...
00:51 , Aug 19, 2015 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Burning Rock raises $23.5M

Bioinformatics company Burning Rock Biotech (Guangzhou, China) said it raised RMB150 million ($23.5 million) in a round of financing from Sequoia Capital, Legend Star, and JiFeng Capital. Burning Rock described the round as a series...