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NYCEDC September 9, 2015
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In The News


Ovid Therapeutics Raises $75M ›
Ovid, a NYC-based therapeutics company focused on rare and orphan diseases of the brain, raised Series B financing totaling $75M this August. 

RGenix Raises $8M ›
RGenix, a NYC-based cancer therapeutics company raised $8M . The company was founded in 2013 and is conducting IND studies on a portfolio of pre-clinical candidates.   

FIT4D Raises a Round ›
NYC based FIT4D, a winner in NYCEDC’s Pilot Health Tech NYC program, recently raised $6.1M in a round led by SJF Ventures, Sovereign Health System and Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Provista Diagnostics Raises $6M ›
New York City-headquartered Provista Diagnostics is focused on developing and commercializing a new generation of cancer diagnostics. Provista has raised a total of $32.7 Million since 2011.

Celmatix Appoints Daniel Farkas Appointed as Chief Clinical Laboratory Officer ›
Farkas Charged with Establishing Clinical Laboratory as Company Prepares to Release World’s First Genetic Screen for Fertility Disorders.

Harlem Biospace Life Science Incubator is Accepting Applications ›
NYC's top life science startups are invited to apply.

ZocDoc Raises $130M ›
ZocDoc, the New York digital health company that links people with doctors by scheduling appointments, has raised $130 million round and is now valued at $1.8 billion.

Kiiln Wins SBA Growth Accelerator Prize ›
KiiLN has been selected a winner among hundreds of entries for this year’s Growth Accelerator Fund Competition, awarded by the US Small Business Administration.

1DocWay Raises $1.7M ›
NYC based 1DocWay is a telemedicine company that builds telepsychiatry networks. The company recently received $1.70M. 

Versant Launches Biotech Incubator in NYC ›
Highline Therapeutics is a biotech incubator established by Versant Ventures in New York City. Carlo Rizzuto has been promoted to manage the firm’s newly established New York base.

Epibone Recognized in the 2015 class of Technology Pioneers from the World Economic Forum  ›
NYC based EpiBone, is developing techniques to help patients who need bone reconstruction surgery. This nomination will connect company to potential investors.

Find a Collaboration Partner at the MedStartUp Awards ›
The MedStartUp Award stimulates and rewards the most promising collaborations between biotech startups in France and the U.S.

Shire Acquires NYC Based Foresight Bio for $300M ›
Shire’s interest is in a prospective drug called FST-100, an eye drop for pink eye that combines the steroid dexamethasone with povidone-iodine, which has been used as an off-label treatment for the disease. 

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