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Bringing you the latest financial and strategic news from top leaders in life science over the past two weeks.

Daré Inks Deal with Bayer; Gilead Backs Kyverna; Neurocrine Partners with Idorsia

  • 2020-01-17T20:42:00.000+0000
  • California
  • Author: Lauren Panetta


1/17/20 – Endpoints
Novo Nordisk's blockbuster Ozempic wins FDA label boost with CV indication

1/17/20 – BioSpace
Eli Lilly Plans Spending Spree for 2020

1/16/20 – Arena Pharmaceuticals
FDA Grants Fast Track Designation to Arena Pharmaceuticals' APD418 for Development in Decompensated Heart Failure Patients

1/16/20 – FierceBiotech
Pfizer teams up with Insilico to mine data for drug targets

1/15/20 – BioSpace
Iovance Biotherapeutics Completes Patient Dosing in Registration-Enabling Cohort 4 of the C-144-01 Melanoma Study with Lifileucel

1/15/20 – GEN
Synthego Adopts GMP Standards for Producing sgRNA

1/15/20 – Tandem Diabetes
Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Commercial Launch of the t:slim X2 Insulin Pump with Control-IQ Technology in the United States

1/14/20 – Xconomy
Daré Bioscience Inks Deal With Bayer for Non-Hormonal Contraceptive

1/14/20 – BioSpace
Mirati Therapeutics Announces Closing Of Public Offering Of Common Stock And Full Exercise Of Underwriters' Option To Purchase Additional Shares

1/14/20 – San Diego Union-Tribune
Dexcom teams with Livongo Health to help diabetics better manage the disease

1/14/20 – BioSpace
Roche Plans to Undercut SMA Therapy Price to Compete with Biogen and Novartis

1/14/20 – FierceBiotech
Astellas teams with Adaptimmune to create CAR-T, TCR therapies

1/14/20 – BioSpace
Gilead Backs Startup Kyverna Therapeutics with Financing, Collaborative Agreement

1/13/20 – Xconomy
NeoGenomics Nabs Human Longevity’s Oncology Division for $37M

1/13/20 – GEN
Argonaut Launches Aseptic Drug Product Manufacturing Services

1/13/20 – FierceBiotech
Roche, Illumina unveil 15-year cancer diagnostic tie-up

1/12/20 – FierceBiotech
ArcherDX expands co-marketing, IVD partnerships with Illumina

1/11/20 – Xconomy
Neurocrine, in Second Epilepsy Deal, Pairs With Swiss Biotech Idorsia

1/10/20 – FierceBiotech
Inflammatix raises $32M for its point-of-care infection test

1/10/20 – BridgeBio Pharma
BridgeBio Pharma’s Gene Therapy Subsidiaries Enter Strategic Partnership with Catalent for Dedicated Gene Therapy Development and Manufacturing Capacity

1/10/20 – FierceBiotech
Tyra banks $50M to attack treatment-resistant tumors

1/10/20 – Ionis Pharma
Akcea and Ionis Announce Initiation of CARDIO-TTRansform Phase 3 Clinical Trial for AKCEA-TTR-LRx in Patients with TTR-mediated Amyloid Cardiomyopathy

1/10/20 – FierceBiotech
DNA sequencing hardware startup Omniome raises $60M

1/10/20 Cidara Therapeutics
Cidara Therapeutics Announces Proposed Rights Offering

1/9/20 – Xconomy
DTx Pharma Raises $10.6M to Advance New Way to Deliver RNA Drugs

1/9/20 – Abilita Bio
Abilita Bio Announces Business Growth and Key Developments

1/9/20 – FierceBiotech
Boehringer buys Enleofen IL-11 platform to boost NASH pipeline

1/4/20 – San Diego Union-Tribune
Now building: $164M life science campus in Torrey Pines

1/3/20 – FierceBiotech
New year, new name, new CEO for synthetic biology co. Intrexon