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CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–EnClear Therapies, a life sciences company developing device-based therapies for the treatment of neurodegenerative disease, today announced a $10 million Series A financing led by 20/20 HealthCare Partners (“20/20 HCP”), and joined by Peter Thiel, Amgen Ventures, GHS Fund (Quark Venture LP and GF Securities), Christian Angermayer’s Presight Capital and Dolby Ventures. READ FULL ARTICLE
SQZ Biotech and AskBio Announce Research Collaboration to Create Immune Tolerization Products for AAV Gene Therapies
Scientific leaders in cell and gene therapy collaborate to determine efficacy of SQZ tolerizing antigen carriers (TACs) containing AAV components to overcome patient immune responses to AAV
Variantyx Launches Its Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS)-Based In-Silico Panel Program at National Society of Genetic Counselors Annual Conference
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Variantyx today announced the launch of its in-silico panel program which is an extension of its Genomic Unity™ whole genome sequencing (WGS)-based testing service. Available to clinicians since 2017, Genomic Unity™ has been instrumental in resolving many complex patient cases. It pairs the patient’s complete DNA sequence with proprietary data analysis algorithms to detect genome-wide small sequence changes, structural variants, mitochondrial variants and tandem repeat expansions – all within a single assay.