AZBio In the Loop for the Week of June 10 2019


Arizona’s Bioscience Community wraps up a week in Philly for BIO 2019.

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OncoMyx Therapeutics Completes $25 Million Series A Financing

PHOENIX, AZ – June 5, 2019 – OncoMyx Therapeutics, a privately-held oncolytic immunotherapy company founded on the myxoma virus (MYXV) platform from Arizona State University (ASU), announced today the completion of a $25 million series A financing led by Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund (BIVF), Delos Capital, and Xeraya Capital with participation from Korea Investment Partners (KIP), City Hill Ventures, and Madison Partners. OncoMyx plans to use the proceeds to advance development of its lead oncolytic virus (OV) therapeutic program for the treatment of various cancers.

Plans for Oro Valley Innovation Lab or OVIL Progresss

A planned Oro Valley biotech incubator has secured additional funding, with Pima County signing on to allocate up to $60,000 for development.

The biotech incubator, Oro Valley Innovation Labs, is intended to add to the growing high-tech industry in Pima County by providing space for nascent businesses to conduct research and product development, with a focus on medical diagnostics.


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The Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor & Partnering Conference – Apply to present

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