13:15 , Apr 1, 2019 |  BC Innovations  |  Emerging Company Profile

Arixa: Breaking resistance with oral beta lactamase inhibitors

Arixa has made an IV antibiotic oral with prodrug chemistry. Arixa Pharmaceuticals Inc. is modifying diazabicyclooctanes, a class of β-lactamase inhibitors that suffer from poor absorption across the GI tract, for use in combination with...
19:11 , Sep 8, 2017 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Antibiotic engine

A combination of non-dilutive funding and a newly-raised $31.9 million series B-1 round should give Entasis Therapeutics Inc. enough cash to see its lead candidate all the way through commercialization and to move two others...