Life Sciences

Galera Therapeutics Secures $150 Million Series C for Oral Mucositis in Cancer Patients

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Equity + royalty financing for Phase 3 trial of lead product candidate in Q4 2018 (Image: Galera Therapeutics).

Braeburn Shows Positive Top-Line Phase 3 Data in Chronic Low Back Pain

Edward Kim | |

Weekly and monthly buprenorphine for patients previously on long-term daily opioid therapy (Image: Braeburn)

Y-mAbs Therapeutics' $80 Million IPO Expected This Week for Pediatric Cancer

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Two Phase 2 Breakthrough Therapy candidates licensed from Memorial Sloan Kettering (Image: Y-mAbs Therapeutics).

Boehringer Ingelheim Acquires ViraTherapeutics and its Oncolytic Virus Program for $245 Million

Edward Kim | |

Third major acquisition of an oncolytic virus company by Big Pharma this year (Image: UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center).

Principia Biopharma's $75 Million IPO Expected This Week for Small Molecule Drug Discovery

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Novel drug discovery platform with programs in immunology, central nervous system disorders and oncology (Image: Principia Biopharma).

Merck KGaA and Pfizer Show that Phase 3 Combination Therapy Delays Progression of Kidney Cancer

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Bavencio (avelumab) + Inlyta (axitinib) show statistically significant improvement in progression-free survival vs Sutent (sunitinib) (Image: prIME Oncology).

Kodiak Sciences Files $100 Million IPO for Chronic Retinal Diseases

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Lead candidate targeting wet age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.

Twentyeight-Seven Therapeutics Launches with $65 Million for Cancer Tumor Suppression

Edward Kim | |

Modulating expression of oncogenes and other disease-causing proteins (Image: Twentyeight-Seven Therapeutics)

Exonics Therapeutics Shows Restoral of Dystrophin Expression in Canine Model of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

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First study of Exonics’ gene editing technology in large mammals supports clinical advancement (Image: Exonics Therapeutics).

Fulcrum Therapeutics Raises $80 Million Series B Round for Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD)

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Small molecule, precision medicine approach to address serious diseases of gene misregulation (Image: Fulcrum Therapeutics).

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