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Daily deal net: October 14, 2019
Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.
Daily deal net: October 11, 2019
Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.
Ginkgo brews up $350m Ferment Consortium
The fund will provide capital for MIT-founded Gingko's own spinouts and has attracted LPs including Viking Global Investors, General Atlantic and Cascade Investment.
IM Therapeutics seizes $10m series A
University of Colorado-founded IM Therapeutics has received $10m from investors including the university's Healthcare Innovation Fund to advance a treatment for type 1 diabetes.
Neighborly leaves the municipal precinct
Stanford-backed micro public finance platform Neighborly has paused the payroll in a concerted attempt to restructure the business and avert insolvency.
Daily deal net: October 10, 2019
Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.
Stanford fails in bid for restraining order
Stanford University general counsel Debra Zumwalt reportedly hoped to prevent further legal filings against her and other Stanford trustees.
WVU presides over Vantage Ventures
The Vantage Ventures incubator will aim to realise West Virginia University's goal of making West Virginia a startup powerhouse.

Other News

Biontech binds itself to public markets
Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz's cancer therapy developer raised $150m despite reducing the number of shares in the IPO and floating beneath its range.
Aprea closes $97.8m IPO
The underwriters for Karolinska Institute spinout Aprea Therapeutics have taken up the over-allotment option in full to boost proceeds to nearly $97.8m.
Davidson rejoins In-Q-Tel
After a two-year stint with Allied Minds, Simon Davidson has moved back to In-Q-Tel as a managing partner.
Daily deal net: October 4, 2019
Every day, Global University Venturing rounds up the smaller investments from across the university innovation ecosystem in its deal net.
Aprea collects $85m in IPO proceeds
Karolinska Institute's Aprea Therapeutics has priced its shares at $15 to raise $85m, with stock rising a third to $20.50 on the first day of trading.
Texas A&M concurs with Notion’s $150m fund
Notion Capital Venture Capital IV has added Texas A&M University to its limited partners as it seeks a $150m final close.

Editor's Picks

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.
Editorial: For the good of investors
As MedWhat scores an initial win in its courtroom battle with Stanford, Paige.ai finds itself in the middle of allegations that its licensing deal with Sloan Kettering was improper.
Big deal: Ambys arrives at $140m investment
Ambys Medicines has raised $60m in a series A round backed by Takeda and signed a strategic partnership agreement with the corporate worth $80m.
Big deal: QuantumScape fuels up on VW cash
VW will invest $100m in QuantumScape and form a joint venture with the Stanford spinout to develop batteries for long-range electric vehicles.
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