Series C

Spiber spins $44m into its web
Synthetic silk developer Spiber spun out of Keio University in 2007 and has now raised a total of more than $260m.
24tidy cleans up with $30m series C
Xi'an Jiaotong University's foundation was among the investors in domestic services booking platform 24tidy as the company increased its total to at least $62.7m.
Poynt takes $100m series C payment
Backed by Stanford-Start X Fund and a trio of corporates, Poynt has now received more than $128m in total for its payment processing terminal and software business.
Omeicos performs series C operation
SMS Group has backed a $19.5m series C for Omeicos Therapeutics to enable the Helmholtz spinout to advance its treatment for atrial fibrillation into a phase 2 trial.
Galecto collects $90m in series C
Bristol Myers-Squibb, Merck Group and Novo all took part in a $90m series C round for Galecto Biotech, which is commercialising research from Lund and Edinburgh universities.
Hard Yaka swings behind Yoyo Wallet for $30m
Hard Yaka has supplied $30m in funding to IP Group’s portfolio company Yoyo Wallet as part of a strategic partnership.
Investors pump $20m into Gauss
Stanford-StartX Fund's portfolio company Gauss Surgical has received series C funding from SoftBank and eight healthcare providers.
Rgenix generates $40m series C
The Rockefeller spinout will use the series C proceeds to advance two cancer drug candidates through early-stage clinical trials.

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OmniSci maps out $55m series C
OmniSci, formerly known as MapD and based on research at MIT, has added $55m to its coffers thanks to investors including Nvidia and Verizon, bringing its total funding to $92m.
Fusion pipes in $8m series C
University of Michigan's manufacturing coolant spinout Fusion Coolant Systems has been backed by the institution's Mints fund, taking its total to $9.9m.
Bellen sells investors on series C round
The nine-figure renminbi sum follows a series A round of undisclosed size two years ago that was backed by THG Ventures.
Investors go with gut in $83m UBiome round
Stanford-StartX Fund-backed microbial diagnostics and wellness product developer UBiome has raised $83m in series C funding.
Atreca carries on funding streak
Principia Biopharma primes $86m IPO
Principia Biopharma, whose drug discovery platform is based on research at UCSF, has filed for an $86.3m initial public offering having raised $50m earlier this month.

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Big deal: Touchstone helps inject $73m into Cell Medica
Touchstone Innovations, which co-founded the cellular immunotherapy developer in 2007, has contributed to another funding round.
Kymeta satellites $50m
Kymeta Corporation, a satellite parts manufacturer, raises $50m series C with backing from consortium including multi-university venture fund Osage University Partners.
UC Santa Barbara spin out raises $30m
University of California, Santa Barbara cloud spin out Eucalyptus Systems raises the funds with backing from BV Capital, the former corporate venturing unit of Germany-based media company Bertelsmann.
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