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64.92
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0.03
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0.8
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13.58
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1.01
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17.99
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1.69
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Fears Percolate as Billion-Dollar Private Company Valuations Climb

February 19, 2015 – 12:04 pm

There are 73 private companies in the world with valuations of more than $1 billion, up from 40 just one year ago, according to a report published by The Wall Street Journal yesterday. Some of those…

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For Life Science Industry, Social Media Takes on New Significance

February 19, 2015 – 4:00 am

It seemed like a question out of left field at the time: “How many of you maintain and monitor Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and Tumblr accounts?” The question was posed by Jeremy Levin, former…

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Heat Biologics, OncoSec Collaborate on Cancer Immunotherapy

February 18, 2015 – 4:07 pm

Heat Biologics and OncoSec Medical are joining forces to see how their different approaches to cancer immunotherapy might work together. Durham, NC-based Heat (NASDAQ: HTBX) and San Diego-based…

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Biotech M&A by Slow Simmer: An Inside Look at the Build to Buy Deal

February 18, 2015 – 1:00 am

Here’s a question for consideration: What does it mean to acquire a virtual, single asset biotech that was ‘built’ for the sole purpose of being bought? The answer is much more complex than you might…

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Rechristened Laguna Pharmaceuticals Raises $30M, Moves To San Diego

February 17, 2015 – 5:30 am

Laguna Pharmaceuticals, founded in 2006 as a spinout of Cleveland, OH-based drug discovery and testing company ChanTest, has raised $30 million in a Series B round of venture funding and relocated in…

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Ready, Aim, CRISPR: Will Gene-Editing Tools Hit Their Targets?

February 17, 2015 – 4:30 am

Gene therapy is finally upon us. After more than two decades of work, one product is approved in Europe. Others are steadily advancing through clinical trials, and gene therapy companies are doing…

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West Coast Biotech Roundup: Dendreon, Invitae, Juno, Regulus & More

February 12, 2015 – 1:01 pm

Seattle might be second in professional handegg, but it comes first in this week’s West Coast roundup. The big news is that former high flyer Dendreon is all but sold, with the ever-acquisitive…

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West Coast Biotech Roundup: Dendreon, Invitae, Juno, Regulus & More

February 12, 2015 – 1:01 pm

Seattle might be second in professional handegg, but it comes first in this week’s West Coast roundup. The big news is that former high flyer Dendreon is all but sold, with the ever-acquisitive…

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West Coast Biotech Roundup: Dendreon, Invitae, Juno, Regulus & More

February 12, 2015 – 1:01 pm

Seattle might be second in professional handegg, but it comes first in this week’s West Coast roundup. The big news is that former high flyer Dendreon is all but sold, with the ever-acquisitive…

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NIH Opens Discussion: How to Build a U.S. Health Research Database?

February 11, 2015 – 12:27 pm

National Institutes of Health director Francis Collins kicked off a two-day meeting in Bethesda, MD, this morning to discuss how to turn President Obama’s call for a national health research…

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