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From $1bn deals to Smart RNA – read our news roundup

AstraZeneca buys Novo Holdings portfolio company Amolyt in potential $1bn+ deal Novo Holdings A/S and Sofinnova Partners, two leading life sciences investors, made headlines on Thursday when portfolio company Amolyt Pharma entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by AstraZeneca at a purchase price of US$800 million upfront and a potential milestone payment of […]

BII welcomes innovative smartRNA project to Bio Studio program

BioInnovation Institute (BII), an international non-profit foundation, incubating and accelerating world-class life science research, today announces that it has accepted a new project into its Bio Studio program to develop a small RNA-based platform technology for treating monogenic diseases caused by reduced protein levels, primarily haploinsufficiency disorders, which constitute a significant unmet medical need. The […]

Optimum’s clients build momentum in March

Optimum’s clients continued to gain momentum in March, starting things off on Monday with a substantial financing agreement for Heidelberg Pharma, with HealthCare Royalty for up to $115 million. On Wednesday, Heidelberg followed this with the announcement that it is to present first efficacy data from a Phase 1 clinical trial with ATAC candidate HDP-101. […]

The first six companies enter the Deep Tech Lab – Quantum start-up accelerator at BII to unlock the potential in quantum science

BioInnovation Institute (BII), an international non-profit foundation incubating and accelerating world-class life science research, announces the first cohort of companies to enter the new accelerator start-up program at  Deep Tech Lab – Quantum, to propel emergent and disruptive quantum science solutions. The Deep Tech Lab – Quantum is an independent accelerator operated by BII. Six […]

Six companies enter BioInnovation Institute’s Venture House program receiving additional financial support

BioInnovation Institute (BII), an international non-profit foundation incubating and accelerating world-class life science research, today announces that six companies are to receive additional financial support through its Venture House program, created to further support former Venture Lab companies through their next phase of growth. The Venture House program provides exclusive follow-on funding in the form […]