Life Sciences

Epizyme Raises $75 Million in Follow-on Offering to Advance Epigenetic Cancer Therapies

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Lead candidate, tazemetostat, in Phase 2 for non-Hodgkin lymphoma, solid tumors and mesothelioma (Image: Epizyme).

Paratek Gets FDA Approval for Moderate to Severe Acne Treatment

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FDA is due to decide later this week on Paratek's lead compound for acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections and community-acquired bacterial pneumonia (Image: Paratek)

Insmed Gets FDA Approval for First Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC) Lung Disease Therapy

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First drug granted approval under FDA’s Limited Population Pathway for Antibacterial and Antifungal Drugs (Image: Bronchiectasis News Today)

KSQ Therapeutics Raises $80 Million Series C for Cancer Therapies

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Proprietary CRISPRomics discovery engine has yielded 12 oncology programs in just 12 months (Image: KSQ Therapeutics)

Geron Announces Termination of Janssen Collaboration in Blood Cancer

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Geron regains global rights to the imetelstat program and will focus on initiating Phase 3 studies (Image: Geron)

Lyra Therapeutics Raises $29.5 Million Series B for Chronic Rhinosinusitis

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Financing led by Perceptive Advisors to advance ear, nose and throat disease therapies (Image: Lyra Therapeutics).

Verastem Gets its First FDA Approval for Blood Cancer Drug

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For relapsed/refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia, small lymphocytic lymphoma and follicular lymphoma (Image: Verastem)

Ra Medical Systems' $50 Million IPO Expected This Week

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Excimer laser system to treat vascular and dermatological diseases (Image: Ra Medical Systems).

uBiome, Owner of Largest Human Microbiome Database, Raises $83 Million Series C Round

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Moving into drug discovery and development. Also adds ex Novartis CEO Joseph Jimenez to board (Image: uBiome).

Molecular Templates Signs Cancer Therapy Development Deal with Takeda Worth up to $663 Million

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Targeting CD38, a key biomarker in multiple myeloma and other cancers (Image: Molecular Templates).

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