Groove Biopharma (Seattle, WA) a development-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on microRNA therapeutics for cancer, fibrosis and infectious disease, closed a $6M Series B financing. Participants include Amgen Ventures, Versant Ventures, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, ARCH Venture Partners, OVP Venture Partners and WRF Capital.
HTG (Tuscon, AZ) a commercial-stage molecular technology company focused on gene expression profiling, miRNA and mRNA measurement, translational medicine and diagnostic applications, closed a $15.7M Series D financing. Participants include Novo Ventures, Fletcher Spaght Ventures, Merck Capital Ventures, Solstice Capital and Valley Ventures.
miRagen Therapeutics (Boulder, CO) a preclinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of miRNA therapeutics for cardiovascular and muscle diseases, closed a $4 Series B, bringing the total round financing to $12M. Participants include Boulder Ventures, Amgen Ventures, Broadview Ventures, The Peierls Foundation and Atlas Venture.