Therapeutics

Empirico Raises $17M, Inks 3-Year Antisense Collaboration with Ionis

18 days ago   |   By Xconomy

Empirico, a biotech that has developed tools to analyze genomics data and use those insights to identify potential therapeutic targets, has signed a collaboration deal with antisense drug developer Ionis Pharmaceuticals that includes a $10 million equity investment. The 14-person startup, founded in 2017, has developed technology that it says uses big data sets, human genetic data, and advanced algorithms to find potential targets for drugs. Empirico, which is headquartered in San Diego, also has laboratories in Madison, WI. Carlsbad, CA-based Ionis will get to use its software, which...
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Empirico Announces Strategic Collaboration to Harness Human Genetics for the Discovery and Development of Novel Antisense Oligonucleotide Therapeutics

Empirico Announces Strategic Collaboration to Harness Human Genetics for the Discovery and Development of Novel Antisense Oligonucleotide Therapeutics

18 days ago   |   By San Diego Biotechnology

SAN DIEGO-- biologics-Empirico announces a strategic collaboration with Ionis Pharmaceuticals and the closing of its $17 million Series A-2 financing....
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World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

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Allergan Offloads Two Drugs to Secure Approval of Merger With AbbVie

Allergan Offloads Two Drugs to Secure Approval of Merger With AbbVie

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When Snakes Strike: SMRT Sequencing Reveals Hidden “Venom-ome”

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Life Sciences IPOs Target Collective Raise of More Than $600M This Week

Life Sciences IPOs Target Collective Raise of More Than $600M This Week

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Sorrento Therapeutics rejects $1 billion buyout offer

San Diego company says offer undervalues the company; updates progress on novel pain management therapies... Read more ...

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Getting to the root of plant survival

When facing a volatile climate, nature searches for a way to survive. For plants, that often means spreading new roots deeper and wider in search of water, particularly in... Read more ...

Genetic marking discovery improves fruit quality, bolsters climate defenses

Transferring genetic markers in plant breeding is a challenge, but a team of grapevine breeders and scientists at Cornell University have come up with a powerful new method... Read more ...

Wild tomatoes resist devastating bacterial canker

Many New York tomato growers are familiar with the scourge of bacterial canker-the wilted leaves and blistered fruit that can spoil an entire season's planting. For those whose... Read more ...