Neuraltus Pharmaceuticals (Palo Alto, CA) a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on small molecule drugs for the neurodegenerative diseases such as ALS multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, Fabry’s and Gaucher’s diseases, closed a $9.6M Series B financing. Participants include Latterell Venture Partners, VantagePoint Venture Partners and Adams Street Partners.
Synageva BioPharma (Lexington, MA) a clinical-stage biopharma focused on rare diseases and orphan therapeutics for the treatment of lysosomal storage disease and metabolic disorders, closed a $25M Series C financing. Participants have included New Leaf Venture Partners, Hunt BioVentures, Yasuda Enterprise Development, Baker Brothers Investments, Tullis Dickerson and Four Partners.
Helix Therapeutics (New Haven, CT) a preclinical-stage company developing triplex-forming oligonucleotides to target genome modification with a focused on hemoglobin, immune and lysosomal storage disorders, closed a $2.5M Series A financing. Participants include Canaan Partners and Connecticut Innovations.