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Avalon, GSK fund two more startups under collaboration

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Avalon Ventures and GlaxoSmithKline have launched Silarus Therapeutics and Thyritope Biosciences, the second and third San Diego-based biotechnology companies formed under a partnership that Avalon and GSK initiated in 2013 to fund up to 10 new startup firms.

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