Scrip is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Start-Up Quarterly Statistics, Q4 2010

This article was originally published in Start Up

Executive Summary

Biopharma, medical device and in vitro diagnostics start-ups brought in a total of $548 million in Q4 2010, a 30% drop from the previous quarter and a 24% decrease from Q4 2009. Six start-up acquisitions were completed - five in the biopharmaceutical industry and one diagnostic transaction. In the fourth quarter there were 27 start-up biopharma alliances covering a wide range of therapeutic categories, and fourteen of them involved large molecules.

You may also be interested in...



The A-List: 2010's Trend-Shaping Series A Financings

Investments for start-ups seeking their first infusion of venture capital continues to be scarce as venture firms seek later-stage opportunities and liquidity to improve their own chances of raising new funds.

Biogen Idec Charts A New Course

Thanks to a November restructuring that refocused the company around its historic strength in neurology and the hiring of two critical executives, Biogen believes it can grow beyond its warhorses Avonex and Tysabri

Ablexis' Pharmaceutical Consortium

Ablexis LLC's October 2010 consortium-based alliance with Pfizer Inc. and four other undisclosed "Top 15" drugmakers represents an important new variation in platform-technology deal-making.

Related Content

Topics

Related Companies

Related Deals

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

OM013195

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Thank you for submitting your question. We will respond to you within 2 business days. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel