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Private Company Edition: Arvelle, insitro, AbCellera and the University of Michigan have something in common – they each attracted more than $100m in venture capital investment.
In a busy week, Carrick Therapeutics has added to its oncology pipeline, as well as bringing in Celgene deal maker George Golumbeski.
With later-stage in-licensing assets becoming harder to find, Merck is seeking to work more often and in varied ways with academic and institutional researchers to advance its pipeline. Recent tech transfer deals include Cancer Research UK’s transactions with ProNAi and Artios.
Britain’s Cancer Research Technology says the dire financing situation facing European biotechs has forced it to become a bridge builder between research-based Big Pharma and academia, an intermediary role that it expects to expand on as the search for new oncology drugs intensifies.