Contract CRO, Aptus Clinical, is to be one of 12 partners to receive government funding that will be used to ensure more patients benefit from a new generation of disease-fighting medicines for cancer and non-cancer illnesses more

20 Mar 2018 13:37 News

A £2 million funding round has been completed that will enable drug delivery company, Bio-Images Drug Delivery (BDD) to scale up its business to allow GMP manufacture of its OralogiK precision timed drug delivery system — ‘pill within a pill’. more

20 Mar 2018 12:45 Technology

Biotech company, BCI Pharma, has received €3.9 million in private and public funding, which will be used to accelerate and finalise its research projects in the fields of cancer, neuropathic pain, inflammation and neuro-inflammation. more

13 Mar 2018 13:31 News

Diagnostics company, Owlstone Medical, has raised $15 million to drive the global commercialisation of its Breath Biopsy platform. more

7 Mar 2018 16:16 News

NHS funded initiative, SBRI Healthcare, has revealed its latest round of development awards, with 10 companies set to share a £1 million investment to develop innovations for high potential cancer screening solutions. more

13 Feb 2018 14:17 News

Specialist in data discovery, knowledge graphs, search and data interaction, Siren, has completed a seed round worth €3 million, which it will use to bring its semantic data investigation platform to new sectors, including life sciences. more

12 Feb 2018 12:08 Technology

UK-based biotechnology company, Stabilitech Biopharma, has received further funding from Innovate UK to develop its oral Zika virus vaccine so that it is first-in-human ready by 2020. more

9 Feb 2018 12:15 News

A series A round of fundraising totalling over €1 million has been closed by VitriCell, a biotech company, which will enable the launch of products based on a new cell cryopreservation method, aseptic vitrification. more

24 Jan 2018 12:16 Technology

Biotechnology company, Pherecydes Pharma, has raised €8.7 million in a Series B round of funding, which it plans to use to support the production of phages for compassionate use in accordance with good manufacturing practuces (GMP). more

16 Jan 2018 11:04 News

Here we count down the top five tweets from @EPM_magazine that have gained the most impressions this week, taken from Twitter analytics. more

12 Jan 2018 15:00 News

Pharmacy Research UK (PRUK) — a research charity that supports pharmacists and pharmacy research — has announced the opening of its funding round for 2018 personal research awards and training bursaries. more

9 Jan 2018 10:58 News

Biotechnology company, VirionHealth, has won non-dilutive funding from the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to support development of its new class of biological antivirals. more

3 Jan 2018 15:02 News

European life sciences investment group, LSP has successfully raised €280 million in funding, which will be used to invest in private companies with innovative healthcare products in the field of medical devices, diagnostics and digital health. more

13 Dec 2017 12:02 News

Medherant — a company focused on transdermal drug delivery — has revealed that it has raised £3.8 million in its latest funding round, which will support the company as it progresses its ibuprofen TEPI Patch into clinical development early next year more

12 Dec 2017 12:03 News

Clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, X4 Pharmaceuticals, has secured $27 million in series B funding that will be used to advance its two lead drug candidates in clinical efficacy studies in immune-oncology and a pivotal study in a rare disease. more

17 Nov 2017 13:51 News

Here, Giovanni Rizzo, PhD, MBA, chief of Innovation Division, Z-Cube, reveals what life science start-ups should bear in mind when looking for funding. more

26 Oct 2017 06:00 Opinion

Biotechnology company, VirionHealth, has raised series A funding of up to £13 million from an international investment group dedicated to the life sciences, Abingworth. more

13 Oct 2017 13:44 News

New data, released by the UK BioIndustry Association (BIA) and Informa Pharma Intelligence, has revealed that the venture capital funding and secondary offerings in the biotech sector are on track to beat last year’s figures more

29 Sep 2017 11:13 Analysis

Clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, Autolus, has secured $80 million in series C financing, which it will use to establish clinical proof of concept for three novel haematological cancer programmes. more

26 Sep 2017 11:43 News

Macrophage Pharma, an immune-oncology research and development (R&D) company that focuses on macrophage modulation in the tumour microenvironment (TME), has raised additional funding from Merck Ventures. more

24 Aug 2017 10:17 News