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The MET inhibitor already pending US FDA approval had good results in patients with brain metastases. Spectrum’s TKI inhibitor poziotinib continues to be studied after Cohort 1 failure.
Recent collaborations involving Ridgeback, Themis, Junshi, Moleculin, Can-Fite, Pluristem and Beroni highlight the intense increase in research in how to treat or prevent COVID-19.
Private Company Edition: Deerfield is funding a new life science campus. Also, BioFractura gets up to $67.4m in BARDA contract in recent grant and government deal surge, Mission Bay raises a $60m fund and Amphivena closes a $62m VC round.
Arteaus sells royalty stream from Lilly's Emgality giving investors a $260m payday. Also, Pfizer spin-out SpringWorks nabs another $125m, Arch Oncology and Prevail Therapeutics close $50m Series B rounds, and Karuna's recent financing grows to $80m.