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Lumira Ventures Participates In The Closing of PIC Therapeutics $35 Million Series A Financing to Develop Treatments for Drug-Resistant Breast Cancer

Alyssia Watkin PIC Therapeutics, Portfolio News, Main Page

Financing Round Led by OrbiMed with participation from Lumira Ventures, Harrington Discovery Institute and existing investors Advent Life Sciences and Belinda Termeer Therapy development focused on addressing a fundamental mechanism in cancer-driving oncogenes October 19, 2022 – PIC Therapeutics, Inc., …

DAMONA Pharmaceuticals Raises US$5.5 Million Seed Stage Financing to Advance Lead Molecule Development to Treat Cognitive Deficits Associated with Depression and Diseases of Aging

Alyssia Watkin DAMONA Pharmaceuticals, Portfolio News, Main Page

TORONTO, Ontario, September 26, 2022 — DAMONA Pharmaceuticals today announced the closing of a seed stage financing round to support the development of its lead therapeutic for the treatment of cognitive symptoms associated with depression and diseases of aging. The …

X4 Pharmaceuticals Announces $55 Million Private Placement Financing and Debt Facility Amendment Extending Interest-Only Period by up to 12 Months

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, X4 Pharmaceuticals, Main Page

X4 Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: XFOR), a leader in the discovery and development of novel CXCR4 targeted small molecule therapeutics to benefit people with rare immune system disorders, today announced that it has agreed to sell an aggregate of 50,925,365 shares …

Corvia Medical Closed $54 Million Financing to Support Planned Confirmatory Trial of the Corvia® Atrial Shunt

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, Corvia Medical, Main Page

Existing investor syndicate supports atrial shunting as effective therapy for heart failure patients TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Corvia Medical, Inc, a company dedicated to transforming the treatment of heart failure (HF), today announced the closing of a $54 million equity financing …

XyloCor Therapeutics Presents Preliminary Clinical Data from Phase 1 Portion of the EXACT Phase 1/2 Study of XC001 Novel Gene Therapy for Refractory Angina

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, Xylocor Therapeutics, Main Page

Data from the Phase 1 dose-escalation portion of the Phase 1/2 EXACT study demonstrate XC001 was well-tolerated at all dose levels tested; highest dose level evaluated selected for ongoing Phase 2 portion of the study Preliminary efficacy data highlight XC001 …

Congruence Therapeutics Inc. Announces US$50 million Series A Financing to Advance Platform Targeting Diseases of Protein Misfolding

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, Congruence Therapeutics, Main Page

Congruence Therapeutics, a biotechnology company working at the interface of computational and experimental drug discovery to design novel small molecules for diseases of protein misfolding, announced today the closing of a US$50 million, tranched, series A financing. The financing was led …

Lumira Co-Leads OncoMyx $50 Million Series B to Advance a Novel Immuno-Oncology Platform that Delivers Multiple Cancer-Killing Payloads

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, OncoMyx, Main Page

OncoMyx Therapeutics, a privately-held immuno-oncology platform company, today announced the closing of a $50 million Series B financing, co-led by Lumira Ventures and B Capital Group with participation from LYZZ Capital and all Series A investors: Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund, …