Keyword: Deerfield Management
Deerfield is contributing up to $65 million to create a company to speed the route to market for drugs discovered at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Deerfield Management and Harvard University are setting up a new company dubbed Lab1636, with $100 million in backing from Deerfield.
Johnson & Johnson Innovation joined a medical device incubator backed by Deerfield while making an investment of its own through J&J’s venture arm.
PQ Bypass gathered $60 million in financing to move its minimally invasive tech for circumventing long blockages in leg arteries caused by PAD.
Deerfield Management committed up to $80 million to fund a new center at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute set on exploring protein degradation.
Appello Pharmaceuticals raised $10.5 million to fund its glutamate-modulating Parkinson’s disease treatment licensed from Vanderbilt University.
Metacrine raised $65 million to launch phase 1 testing of its FXR agonist in NASH and gastrointestinal diseases later this month.
Gregory Verdine’s FogPharma raised $66 million in series B financing, with hopes to bring its first product to the clinic by the end of next year.
Dracen will advance drugs that stifle a tumor's energy source and boost the immune response to cancer.
Chondrial Therapeutics has secured a near $23 million raise, led by VC Deerfield Management, and has taken on Deerfield’s adviser Carole Ben-Maimon as its new president and CEO.