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Novo Holdings Portfolio Company Invetx to be Acquired by Dechra Pharmaceuticals

Transaction values animal health therapeutics pioneer at up to $520 million Novo Holdings co-led Invetx Series B financing round in 2022 Boston, MA, July 18, 2024 – Novo Holdings A/S, a leading international life sciences investor, today announced that its portfolio company, Invetx, has agreed to be acquired by Dechra Pharmaceuticals Limited (“Dechra”), an international veterinary […]

Asceneuron Secures $100 Million Series C Financing to Advance Groundbreaking Therapeutics in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Financing led by Novo Holdings, including new investment from EQT Life Sciences – LSP Dementia Fund, OrbiMed and SR One with participation from existing investors M Ventures, Sofinnova Partners, GSK Equities Investments Limited and Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JJDC, Inc. Funds will be used to progress lead asset ASN51, an oral small molecule OGA […]

Novo Holdings co-leads £90 million ($114 million) Series A financing for Myricx Bio to advance a novel payload class for antibody-drug conjugates

Funds will be used to build out Myricx Bio’s proprietary payload platform and advance its pipeline through clinical proof of concept Novo Holdings Venture Investments Partner Michael Bauer will join Myricx Board of Directors and Principal Max Klement will join Myricx Board as an Observer This is the largest European biotech Series A financing this […]

Novo Holdings invests in MATR Foods’ expansion within plant-based fungi food

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Today, Novo Holdings announced an initial investment in Danish food-tech start-up MATR Foods (‘MATR’) to support the scaling-up of its production of sustainable meat alternatives. Established in Copenhagen in 2021, MATR specialises in developing organic innovative plant-based meat alternatives using traditional fungal fermentation techniques. Locally sourced organic ingredients like oats, split peas, […]

Novo Holdings and DLG Group join forces to advance sustainable crop production

Novo Holdings and DLG Group today announced a strategic partnership to advance sustainable agriculture and food systems. The initial phase includes Novo Holdings acquiring 25% of the shares in Sejet Plant Breeding (Sejet), a leader in agricultural innovation owned by DLG Group. Since 1947, Sejet has been a leading contributor to agricultural innovation, developing and delivering […]