Updates from Syncona and our portfolio companies
Neogene Therapeutics, Inc., a pre-clinical stage biotechnology company pioneering a new class of fully personalized neo-antigen T cell therapies to treat cancer, today announced that it has raised $110 million in a Series A financing. The financing was co-led by EcoR1 Capital, Jeito Capital and Syncona, with participation from Polaris Partners and Pontifax. Seed investors Vida Ventures, TPG and Two River also participated in the round.
Syncona Ltd, a leading healthcare company focused on founding, building and funding global leaders in life sciences, announces the appointment of Danny Bar-Zohar, M.D., as Syncona Partner, from 17 April 2020. In this role, Danny will leverage his expertise in clinical development, regulatory environments and medical affairs to help Syncona further build and establish its portfolio of life science companies.
Syncona Ltd, a leading healthcare company focused on founding, building and funding a portfolio of global leaders in life science, today provides an update on its business following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Syncona Ltd, a leading healthcare company focused on founding, building and funding global leaders in life sciences, announces the appointment of Lorenz Mayr, Ph.D. as Entrepreneur in Residence, from 1 January 2020. In this role, he will have a particular focus on sourcing new Syncona companies, developing and driving portfolio company business plans and strategy.
Syncona’s Chief Executive, Martin Murphy and Syncona Partner, Elisa Petris describe Syncona’s strategy to Found, Build and Fund global leaders in life science.