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Alector raises $133M in 5th VC round to push neuro-immunology drugs into Alzheimer's trials - FierceBiotech


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Previous Fierce 15 winner Alector has raised $133 million through a fifth round of venture capital financing, with plans to move at least three of its immune-modulating drugs into clinical testing against neurodegenerative disorders within the next ...
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If we build it, they will come - Science


Science
When we launched Science Immunology, the goal was to establish a new home for high-impact immunology research within the Science family of journals. Early on, one of the most daunting tasks in this venture was getting immunologists to come to us with ...

Fake Meat, Served Six Ways - WIRED


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That feels like an engineering task to be undertaken once the cellular biology gets worked out. So far, most of the investment in the companies trying to rethink meat has come from venture capitalists, and they are impatient. This puts the startups ...

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