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George Church Lab Spinout, GRO Biosciences, Secures $2.1 Million in Seed Funding

Company Developing Genomically Recoded Organisms to Express Therapeutic Proteins with Increased Potency and Stability, Enhanced Targeting and Cell Delivery BOSTON, Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- GRO Biosciences Inc. today announced that the company has secured $2.1 million in a seed funding round led by Digitalis Ventures [...]

By | September 29th, 2017|BioPharma & Healthcare, News, Press Releases, Therapeutics|

Autolus Secures US$80 million Series C Funding

Proceeds will be used to establish clinical proof of concept for threenovel haematological cancer programs UCL Business spinout company, Autolus Limited, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialisation of next-generation engineered T-cell therapies, today announced that [...]

By | September 26th, 2017|BioPharma & Healthcare, News, Press Releases, Therapeutics|

eGenesis Appoints Jodie Morrison as Chief Executive Officer and President

September 26, 2017 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time - CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--eGenesis, a biotechnology company focused on transforming xenotransplantation into a lifesaving medical procedure, announced the appointment of Jodie Morrison to the position of chief executive officer and president. “We [...]

By | September 26th, 2017|BioPharma & Healthcare, News, Press Releases, Therapeutics|

Eligo Bioscience Secures $20 Million Series A from Khosla Ventures and Seventure to Bring Precision Medicine to the Microbiome

French biotech company has produced the first biotherapeutic nanobots to engineer the microbiome. PARIS, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Eligo Bioscience, the French microbiome company developing drugs to prevent and treat bacteria-associated diseases, has secured a $20 million Series A round of financing from Khosla [...]

By | September 26th, 2017|BioPharma & Healthcare, News, Press Releases, Therapeutics|

Investing in Biological Solutions to Human Problems

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. - Frank Lloyd Wright Biology can take energy from the sun and carbon dioxide from the air to create an incredible diversity of molecules that store energy, [...]

Protein is the Killer App for Synthetic Biology

Engineering pathways is still an art, and commercializing the results can be difficult. The protein production pathway is a remarkable exception, scaling reliably and offering new kinds of functionality for products. With more examples of innovative commercial applications becoming available, [...]