Karen LeVert will be participating on a panel titled "Ag Innovations" at the Women in Agribusiness Summit 2022 in Dallas, TX on September 28th.
Women in Agribusiness Summit 2022
Topsfield, Mass., (August 25, 2022) – Three exceptional women have been named recipients of the 2022 Women in Agribusiness (WIA) Demeter Award of Excellence – Diane Allemang of FMC Corporation, Kendall Jones of ProAg and Karen LeVert of Pappas Capital and Ag TechInventures. The trio will be recognized next month at the 11th annual Women in Agribusiness Summit, which will be held in Dallas, September 26-28, at the Hyatt Regency Dallas.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 25, 2022 -- Aktis Oncology, a biotechnology company discovering and developing novel classes of targeted alpha radiopharmaceuticals to treat a broad range of solid tumors, today announced it has raised a Series A Extension financing of $84 million, bringing the total capital raised to date to $161 million. The extension included participation from new premier healthcare investors Cowen Healthcare Investments, MRL Ventures Fund, the therapeutics-focused corporate venture fund of Merck & Co., Inc., ArrowMark Partners, Mirae Asset Venture Investment, Timefolio Capital (formerly known as NS Investment), Pappas Capital, and other undisclosed participants. All existing investors MPM Capital, Vida Ventures, EcoR1 Capital, Octagon Capital, TCG Crossover, Bristol Myers Squibb, and Novartis participated in the financing.
August 9, 2022: Pappas managed Catalyst Fund provides funding to develop Wake Forest University School of Medicine digital platform.
CAMBRIDGE, MA -- June 30, 2022 -- Aura Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: AURA), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing a novel class of virus-like drug conjugate (VDC) therapies for multiple oncology indications, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track designation for belzupacap sarotalocan (AU-011), Aura’s first VDC product candidate, for the treatment of Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC).
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - JUNE 29, 2022 - Blackford, the platform for medical imaging applications and AI, and Us2.ai today announced their partnership to bring advanced echocardiography analysis tools to the Blackford Platform. The Blackford Platform enables the seamless selection and integration of AI applications into medical imaging workflows, which supports the complex measurement and reporting needs of clinicians.
Art Pappas will be participating in BARDA's Accelerator Network Collaborative Virtual Series panel discussion titled "Scale your Company via Strategic Partnerships & Venture Financing" on July 1st from 12:00-1:30 PM EDT.
Houston, TX, June 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NuProbe Global, a genomics and molecular diagnostics company, announces the close of its $50M fundraising, co-led by AstraZeneca-CICC Fund, CR-CP Life Science Fund, and Panlin Capital. Existing NuProbe investors Sequoia Capital China, Biotrack Capital, and Yonghua Capital and new investors Pappas Capital, Haoreng Capital, and Deguan Capital also participated in the round. CEC Capital served as the financial advisor for this fundraising. The funds will be used to expand commercial operations, accelerate IVD product clinical studies and regulatory submissions, and develop new genomics and molecular diagnostics technologies.
SINGAPORE, 14 APRIL 2022: Us2.ai, the Singapore-based medtech developers of FDA- cleared AI software that, for the first time ever, fully automates a complete echocardiography (heart ultrasound) report, today announced it has raised US$15 million in a series A round led by IHH Healthcare and Heal Partners, with participation from Pappas Capital and existing investors including Sequoia India, EDBI and Partech Ventures. The new funds will be used to drive Us2.ai’s ambitious growth targets for clinical implementation in the US, Europe and Asia, as well as the expansion of commercial activities with leading pharmaceutical companies, research labs, and imaging providers worldwide.
Research Triangle Park-based Boragen to be split into three different companies, one focused on crop protection, one on animal health, and the other on human health.
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