OncoSynergy submits FDA application for clinical trial of therapy for malignant brain cancer

OncoSynergy submits FDA application for clinical trial of therapy for malignant brain cancer

Glioblastoma is the most common primary brain cancer in adults.

Alector Files for IPO to Fund Studies of Alzheimer’s, Dementia Drugs

Alector Files for IPO to Fund Studies of Alzheimer’s, Dementia Drugs

Last year, Alector advanced two drugs into early-stage clinical testing.

Epalex gets backing for migraine, epilepsy treatments

Epalex gets backing for migraine, epilepsy treatments

Epalex is a member of the 2017 Biotech/Biopharma Pitch Summit cohort.

Maria Artunduaga named Entrepreneur of the Year

Maria Artunduaga named Entrepreneur of the Year

Respira is building a service platform of wearable devices and adaptive digital algorithms to improve the delivery of Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease care.

Zymergen lands $400 million more, led by SoftBank Vision Fund, for its genetically altered microbes

Zymergen lands $400 million more, led by SoftBank Vision Fund, for its genetically altered microbes

The biggest opportunity for the 600-person company is to produce entirely new products that are untethered to traditional petroleum-based manufacturing.

Mission Bio raises Series B for single-cell sequencing

Mission Bio raises Series B for single-cell sequencing

The funding will enable the startup to expand its technology's role in discovering therapies for blood cancers and developing gene-editing technologies.

GenEdit Closes $8.5 million Series Seed Financing

GenEdit Closes $8.5 million Series Seed Financing

The funding will help develop a novel polymer nanoparticle technology platform for non-viral-based delivery of gene therapeutics.

CELLINK partners with Prellis Biologics

CELLINK partners with Prellis Biologics

The two companies will advance the $1.2 million high-precision Holograph-X Bioprinter

Trace Genomics Raises $13 Million To Give Corn And Soybean Farmers Insight Into Soil Health

Trace Genomics Raises $13 Million To Give Corn And Soybean Farmers Insight Into Soil Health

Trace uses machine learning to analyze soil samples for farmers.

Pivot Bio, Bayer Announce Research Collaboration To Enhance Soybean Inoculant

Pivot Bio, Bayer Announce Research Collaboration To Enhance Soybean Inoculant

Pivot is partnering with Monsanto, a Bayer company, to help US soybean farmers boost crop harvests.