• Bio Roundup: Blackstone's Billions, Biogen Finishes Filing, Novavax at “Warp Speed” & More

    23 days ago - By Xconomy

    Cash flowed throughout the life sciences ecosystem this week as Blackstone raised a record-setting life sciences fund, companies of all stages announced new financings, and money continued to find its way to those working on efforts to treat or prevent COVID-19. Financiers poured $100 million or more into at least three biotechs, a trio of financings complemented by smaller rounds raised despite the disruption caused by the ongoing pandemic. Not to be outdone, the federal government's Operation Warp Speed effort splashed out its largest award yet on a company developing one of the...
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