NousCom Raises €42m For Novel Cancer Vaccines
European biotech NousCom is making ready two multi-neoantigen containing vaccines that with a new round of VC funding should enter clinical studies in 2018, and that it hopes to combine with checkpoint inhibitors.
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NousCom CEO and co-founder Alfredo Nicosia speaks to Scrip senior editor Lucie Ellis during BIO-Europe, a partnering meeting held in berlin Nov. 6-8, about the company's recent series B financing.
Five funds raised more than $1bn to back biotech firms; Arcus leads recent VC rounds with $107m GV-backed Series C; Celgene, Valeant sell notes to retire debt; and Alnylam cashes in on investor goodwill.
Even Series A rounds have been large during recent record-breaking years for biotech venture capital investment, but it looks like smaller financings for early-stage companies may be in the midst of a comeback. With VC firms closing new funds, that raises the question: Will the number of preclinical and Phase I financings increase?