As a Covid-19 vaccine exclusivity and senior management storm engulfs Curevac, the German mRNA specialist insists it’s just conjecture and coincidence.
As Cepi asks for $2bn to fund development of a vaccine against coronavirus and Moderna moves into the clinic, Vantage takes a look at previous pandemic development costs.
Coronavirus-focused investors have willingly backed bona fide development and egregious publicity stunts alike.
It is no longer just small biotechs that are taking aim at coronavirus: Gilead Sciences and Glaxosmithkline are getting involved too, albeit via different routes.
A big valuation at float is no guarantee of ongoing investor support, as a look at the sector’s biggest IPOs reveals.
Biontech and ADC Therapeutics are both heading towards substantial flotations, but it is hard to find evidence that bigger does better.
The biotech financing scene in Europe continues to be dwarfed by the US, but on some measures the region is on an even footing.
The first one-shot billion-dollar venture investment round in the medical technology sector has gone to Verily as computing bleeds into medicine.
Mirati Therapeutics nearly stole the show at Asco despite not actually presenting – a fact that illustrates how low on meaningful data this year's conference was.