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September 23, 2020

Minoryx Therapeutics and Sperogenix Therapeutics enter into an exclusive license agreement to develop and commercialize leriglitazone in mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau

Minoryx Therapeutics and Sperogenix Therapeutics enter into an exclusive license agreement to develop and commercialize leriglitazone in mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau • Sperogenix will receive exclusive rights to develop and commercialize leriglitazone for the treatment of X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD), a rare life-threatening neurological condition • Minoryx will receive an upfront and milestone payments […]

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August 20, 2020

Immunic, Inc. Announces Dosing of First Healthy Volunteer in Phase 1 Clinical Program of IMU-856, Targeting Restoration of Intestinal Barrier Function

Immunic, Inc. Announces Dosing of First Healthy Volunteer in Phase 1 Clinical Program of IMU-856, Targeting Restoration of Intestinal Barrier Function   NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a pipeline of selective oral immunology therapies aimed at treating chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, today announced dosing of […]

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August 20, 2020

Immunic, Inc. Announces Closing of $103.5 Million Public Offering, including Full Exercise of Underwriters’ Option to Purchase Additional Shares

Immunic, Inc. Announces Closing of $103.5 Million Public Offering, including Full Exercise of Underwriters’ Option to Purchase Additional Shares   NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a pipeline of selective oral immunology therapies aimed at treating chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, announced the closing of an […]

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August 20, 2020

Immunic, Inc. Announces Pricing of $90.0 Million Public Offering of Common Stock

Immunic, Inc. Announces Pricing of $90.0 Million Public Offering of Common Stock   NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a pipeline of selective oral immunology therapies aimed at treating chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 5,000,000 […]

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July 28, 2020

Fund+ Establishes ExeVir Bio with VIB and UCB to Accelerate Development of New Treatment Conferring Broad Protection Against Covid-19

Fund+ Establishes ExeVir Bio with VIB and UCB to Accelerate Development of New Treatment Conferring Broad Protection Against Covid-19 Leads Series A Financing of EUR23M to Advance Lead Novel Llama-derived Antibody into Clinical Trials ExeVir Bio’s Technology Platform has Potential to Generate Robust Antiviral Therapies Fund+ Partner Philippe Monteyne will join the Board   Belgium, […]

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July 27, 2020

Fund+ Leads EUR38 Million Series B Financing in Indigo Diabetes NV

Fund+ Leads EUR38 Million Series B Financing in Indigo Diabetes NV   o   Fund+ strengthens portfolio with medical device company developing a novel ‘invisible’ sensor for diabetes o   Jan Van den Bossche Partner at Fund+ will join the Board Belgium, 27 July 2020: Fund+, an investment firm focused on innovative European Life Sciences companies, today […]

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July 13, 2020

Aelin Therapeutics awarded €2.3 million VLAIO research grant

Aelin Therapeutics awarded €2.3 million VLAIO research grant  Funding will enable accelerated development of unique Pept™-in-based cancer therapeutics Leuven, BELGIUM – 9 July 2020 – Aelin Therapeutics NV, an emerging biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of breakthrough Pept-in™-based therapeutics with novel modes of action to treat cancer and serious infectious diseases, today announces […]

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June 16, 2020

eTheRNA raises EUR 34 million in Series B financing to accelerate multiple mRNA therapeutic development programs through toclinical proof of concept

eTheRNA raises EUR 34 million in Series B financing to accelerate multiple mRNA therapeutic development programs through toclinical proof of concept Advancing oncology and infectious diseases pipeline, including new SARS-CoV-2 program  Proprietary mRNA TriMix technology provides unprecedented immune responses  Ongoing clinical trials in metastatic melanoma and breast cancer  Proprietary LNP platform for […]

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June 16, 2020

Fund+ Announces Investment in Ona Therapeutics EUR30 Million Series A financing

Fund+ Announces Investment in Ona Therapeutics EUR30 Million Series A financing   o   Fund+ building a strong and diversified oncology portfolio o   Alexandra Tolia, Partner at Fund+ will join the Board   Belgium, 16 June 2020: Fund+, an investment firm focused on innovative European Life Sciences companies, today announces that it has invested in a […]

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June 15, 2020

Immunic, Inc. Announces First Patients Dosed in its Phase 2, CALVID-1 Clinical Trial of IMU-838 in COVID-19

Immunic, Inc. Announces First Patients Dosed in its Phase 2, CALVID-1 Clinical Trial of IMU-838 in COVID-19 NEW YORK, June 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing best-in-class, oral therapies for the treatment of chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, today announced dosing of the first patients in its […]

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June 15, 2020

Notable Board Changes

Notable Board Changes Fund+ Appoints Luc Debruyne and Gérard Lamarche to the Board of Directors   Belgium, 15 June 2020: Fund+, an investment firm focused on innovative European Life Sciences companies, today announced changes to the Board following the AGM. Luc Debruyne and Gérard Lamarche have been appointed to the Board of Fund+. In accordance […]

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June 12, 2020

Confo Therapeutics Expands Board with Appointment of Rob Scott as Independent Director

Confo Therapeutics Expands Board with Appointment of Rob Scott as Independent Director    Ghent, Belgium – June 10, 2020 – Confo Therapeutics today announced the addition of a new member to its Board of Directors with the appointment of Rob Scott, MD, as an Independent Director. Dr. Scott’s career spans 30 years of drug discovery […]

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June 12, 2020

Immunic, Inc. Announces Pricing of $25 Million Public Offering of Common Stock

Immunic, Inc. Announces Pricing of $25 Million Public Offering of Common Stock   NEW YORK, June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing best-in-class, oral therapies for the treatment of chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, today announced the pricing of its previously announced public offering for the offering of […]

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June 5, 2020

Novadip Biosciences to unveil its 3M3 Platform at BIO Digital 2020

Novadip Biosciences to unveil its 3M3 Platform at BIO Digital 2020 Unique 3M3 tissue regeneration technology platform generates multiple product candidates: autologous, off-the-shelf and miRNA/exosome   Mont-Saint Guibert, Belgium, 4 June, 2020: Novadip Biosciences (“Novadip” or “the Company”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company leveraging its unique tissue regeneration technology platform to generate multiple product candidates, announces […]

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June 3, 2020

Confo Therapeutics Appoints Paolo Vicini as Chief Development Officer

Confo Therapeutics Appoints Paolo Vicini as Chief Development Officer –New management role underscores Company’s commitment to establishing and advancing its proprietary pipeline of GPCR modulating drug candidates– Ghent, Belgium – June 3, 2020 – Confo Therapeutics today announced the appointment of Paolo Vicini, PhD, MBA, in the newly-created position of Chief Development Officer (CDO) effective […]

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May 18, 2020

HORAMA appoints life sciences veteran Benedikt Timmerman as new Chairman

HORAMA appoints life sciences veteran Benedikt Timmerman as new Chairman Paris, France, May 18, 2020 ‐ HORAMA, a clinical stage gene therapy company in ophthalmology, today announced that seasoned life sciences executive Dr. Benedikt Timmerman is taking over as the firm’s new Chairman. Benedikt has over 25 years of experience building and leading businesses in […]

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May 14, 2020

Immunic, Inc. Receives First Regulatory Approval from German Health Authority BfArM to Initiate a Phase 2 Clinical Trial of its Selective Oral DHODH Inhibitor, IMU-838, in COVID-19 Patients

Immunic, Inc. Receives First Regulatory Approval from German Health Authority BfArM to Initiate a Phase 2 Clinical Trial of its Selective Oral DHODH Inhibitor, IMU-838, in COVID-19 Patients   NEW YORK, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing best-in-class, oral therapies for the treatment of chronic inflammatory and […]

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May 13, 2020

Novadip Biosciences Reports Positive Interim Analysis of Phase I/II Bone Non-Union Study with NVD003

Novadip Biosciences Reports Positive Interim Analysis of Phase I/II Bone Non-Union Study with NVD003 – Bone healing demonstrated at six-months after treatment with favorable safety profile – NVD003 is an autologous cell-based osteogenic product Mont-Saint Guibert, Belgium, 13 May, 2020: Novadip Biosciences (“Novadip” or “the Company”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company leveraging its proprietary tissue regeneration […]

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May 4, 2020

HORAMA appoints industry veteran Ian Catchpole as Chief Scientific Officer

HORAMA appoints industry veteran Ian Catchpole as Chief Scientific Officer Paris, France, May 4, 2020 ‐ HORAMA, a clinical stage gene therapy company in ophthalmology, today announced the appointment of Dr. Ian Catchpole as its Chief Scientific Officer. Ian will draw on his 25‐ plus years of experience in drug discovery and development to oversee […]

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April 24, 2020

Immunic, Inc. Announces Pricing of $15 Million Financing

Immunic, Inc. Announces Pricing of $15 Million Financing   NEW YORK, April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Immunic, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMUX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing best-in-class, oral therapies for the treatment of chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, today announced that it has entered into securities purchase agreements with certain institutional investors, led by Altium […]

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April 23, 2020

Aelin Therapeutics appoints Alexander Scheer, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer

Aelin Therapeutics appoints Alexander Scheer, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer   Dr. Scheer brings over 25 years of international life science experience in multiple disciplines, technologies and therapeutic areas Leuven, BELGIUM – 23 April 2020 – Aelin Therapeutics NV, an emerging biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of breakthrough Pept-in™-based therapeutics with novel […]

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April 22, 2020

Immunic, Inc. Reports that IMU-838, a Selective Oral DHODH Inhibitor, Has Demonstrated Preclinical Activity Against SARS-CoV-2 and Explores Plans for a Phase 2 Clinical Trial in COVID-19 Patients

Immunic, Inc. Reports that IMU-838, a Selective Oral DHODH Inhibitor, Has Demonstrated Preclinical Activity Against SARS-CoV-2 and Explores Plans for a Phase 2 Clinical Trial in COVID-19 Patients   – In Cellular Assays with SARS-CoV-2 Clinical Isolates, IMU-838 Shows Ability to Inhibit Viral Replication of SARS-CoV-2 –   – Live Webcast will be Held at 8:00am […]

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April 3, 2020

iTeos Therapeutics Closes $125 Million Series B2 Financing

iTeos Therapeutics Closes $125 Million Series B2 Financing – Proceeds support advancing clinical development of next-generation cancer immunotherapies targeting A2A adenosine receptor and anti-TIGIT immune checkpoint – – Oversubscribed round co-led by new investors RA Capital Management and Boxer Capital – – New investors Janus Henderson Investors, RTW Investments and Invus also participated along with […]

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March 24, 2020

eTheRNA launches an international consortium and starts development of cross-strain protective CoV-2 mRNA vaccine for high risk populations

eTheRNA launches an international consortium and starts development of cross-strain protective CoV-2 mRNA vaccine for high risk populations   Niel, Belgium: eTheRNA Immunotherapies nv (‘eTheRNA’ or ‘The Company’), a clinical-stage company developing vaccines and immunotherapies from its proprietary mRNA TriMix platform, today announced that a consortium has been formed with North American and European partners […]

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March 19, 2020

HORAMA Signs Exclusive License Agreement with Leiden University Medical Center Targeting CRB1 Gene Mutations to Treat Inherited Retinal Dystrophies

HORAMA Signs Exclusive License Agreement with Leiden University Medical Center Targeting CRB1 Gene Mutations to Treat Inherited Retinal Dystrophies Further expansion of HORAMA gene therapy portfolio to treat Inherited Retinal Dystrophies to lead to second clinical program by 2023 Paris (France) and Leiden (Netherlands), March 18, 2020 ‐ HORAMA SA, a French biotechnology company focusing […]

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