The Top BioHealth Capital Region CEOs to Follow on Social Media

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The Top BioHealth Capital Region CEOs to Follow on Social Media The BioHealth Capital Region (BHCR) is evolving quickly and it can be tough to keep pace with the latest news emerging from the host of biotech, medical device and cell, and gene therapy companies in the area. BioBuzz, when combined with some strategic social [….]

The DNA of a Life Science Entrepreneur

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The DNA of a Life Science Entrepreneur What Nobel Laureate Dr. Jim Allison’s Story Can Teach Entrepreneurs and Innovators Jim Allison shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2018, along with Tasuku Hanjo, for pioneering the use of immune checkpoint inhibitors to develop cancer therapies.  Allison’s remarkable and groundbreaking research into T-Cell activation, [….]

BioHealth Capital Region Startups Raised More Than $739M in 2019

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BioHealth Capital Region Startups Raised More Than $739M in 2019 These 15 Biohealth Startups had a Banner Year, Setting Themselves Up for Success in 2020 The startup ecosystem in the BioHealth Capital Region (BHCR) is as healthy as ever, as 2019 saw a host of new companies launch while still others secured important funding deals [….]

Adaptive Phage Therapeutics Completes $7M Financing Round with Several Strategic Investors

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Adaptive Phage Therapeutics Completes $7M Financing Round with Several Strategic Investors October 04, 2019Original Press Release GAITHERSBURG, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Adaptive Phage Therapeutics (APT), a clinical-stage biotechnology company founded to provide an effective therapeutic response to the global rise of multi-drug resistant (MDR) pathogenic bacteria, today announced that it has closed an oversubscribed, non-brokered financing, raising approximately $7 [….]

Serial Entrepreneurs of the Biohealth Capital Region

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Serial Entrepreneurs of the Biohealth Capital Region A strong group of entrepreneurs ready and willing to innovate, fund and lead new bioscience companies is essential to the creation and sustainability of top-tier biohealth clusters.  It is often referenced that the BioHealth Capital Region (BHCR) lacks a deep enough pool of qualified executive talent that is [….]

MCEDC Interview: Greg Merril, CEO of Adaptive Phage Therapeutics

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MCEDC Interview: Greg Merril, CEO of Adaptive Phage Therapeutics Adaptive Phage Therapeutics’ CEO, Greg Merril, was featured this week in MCEDC’s Built For Bio Video Series. David Petr, CEO of MCEDC, discovers how Greg’s clinical-stage company in Montgomery County, MD is using bacteria phage to combat the worldwide crisis in multi-drug resistant bacterial infections, one [….]

Adaptive Phage Therapeutics Hosts Book Launch Event for ‘The Perfect Predator’

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IMAGE CREDIT: https://theperfectpredator.com Adaptive Phage Therapeutics Hosts Book Launch Event for ‘The Perfect Predator’ March 6, 2019 This past weekend marked the launch of ‘The Perfect Predator: A Scientist’s Race to Save Her Husband from a Deadly Superbug: A Memoir’. Adaptive Phage Therapeutics, a clinical stage biotech in Gaithersburg, MD, hosted the event. Some may [….]