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A lack of vision will come to haunt us all
May issue editorial by Thierry Heles, editor, Global University Venturing
Big deal: Syncona composes Quell with $46m series A
Quell Therapeutics will develop treatments for conditions such as solid organ transplant rejection and has also secured capital from UCL Technology Fund.
Big deal: Verve shows $58.5m series A enthusiasm
The series A, led by corporate venturing unit GV, may not have been last week’s largest deal, but Verve’s tie-up with fellow Harvard spinout Beam Therapeutics tells an intriguing story.
Dare to fail greatly
March issue editorial by editor Thierry Heles.
Big deal: Oxford PV begins capturing series D
Goldwind, Legal & General and Equinor have all taken part in a series D that achieved a $41m first close and boosted the Oxford spinout’s total equity and debt to more than $118m.
Big deal: Anaveon proves UZH fund model works
Anaveon emerged out of University of Zurich in late 2017 with the support of Novartis-backed UZH Life Sciences Fund and the corporate has now also invested directly.
Big deal: Nightstar shines bright in $800m acquisition
Nightstar Therapeutics, based on Oxford research, stands to receive $800m from Biogen in an acquisition deal that comes a year and a half after completing a $75m IPO.
I license, therefore I am
February 2019 issue editorial by editor Thierry Heles

Other News

Lighting the match
January 2019 issue editorial by Thierry Heles, editor, Global University Venturing
Big deal: Stanford-StartX Fund reaches the end
The Stanford University-backed fund will halt new investments from July, seemingly as the accelerator reaches financial stability but in the midst of a legal battle.
Big deal: Ribon ties together $65m series B
Ribon Therapeutics has emerged out of stealth after three years of developing a lead asset targeting cancer based on research at MIT, UT Southwestern and Harvard Medical School.
The only way has always been up
November issue editorial by Thierry Heles, editor, Global University Venturing
Everything ventured, everything gained
Introducing the Global University Venturing Powerlist 2018
Big deal: Orchard harvests $200m IPO
Orchard Therapeutics has listed in the US following a $200m initial public offering that came just three years after the gene therapy developer was spun out of UCL.

Editor's Picks

A lack of vision will come to haunt us all
May issue editorial by Thierry Heles, editor, Global University Venturing
Big deal: Oxford PV begins capturing series D
Goldwind, Legal & General and Equinor have all taken part in a series D that achieved a $41m first close and boosted the Oxford spinout’s total equity and debt to more than $118m.
Big deal: Ribon ties together $65m series B
Ribon Therapeutics has emerged out of stealth after three years of developing a lead asset targeting cancer based on research at MIT, UT Southwestern and Harvard Medical School.
Everything ventured, everything gained
Introducing the Global University Venturing Powerlist 2018
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