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Cancer therapy company Monopar Therapeutics, led by Cambridge MBA Chandler Robinson, has very successful initial public offering (IPO) on Nasdaq. Monopar, a Chicago-based company seeking to improve clinical outcomes for cancer patients, led by Cambridge Judge Business School graduate Chandler…

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Venturing forth: ET-traps

A biotech entrepreneurial weekend at Cambridge Judge Business School kickstarted a venture that seeks to tackle diabetes through a novel treatment. Dr Arjun Jain was pursuing his PhD in Reproductive Biochemistry at the University of Cambridge back in 2008. It…

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Business Weekly: New £25m China investment for Cambridge life sciences lined up via Cambridge Judge and AZ

China Medical System, a pharmaceutical company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, has signalled its confidence in the UK biotech and life sciences sectors through intended investment of up to £25 million in early stage UK biotech and life…

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China Medical System (CMS) to invest up to £25 million to support early stage biotech firms in the UK with a Cambridge focus

CMS, a speciality pharmaceutical company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, has signalled its confidence in the UK biotech and life sciences sectors through intended investment in early stage UK biotech and life sciences businesses, with support from AstraZeneca…

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China Medical Systems investing in biotech startups

Movers and shakers

Five women associated with Cambridge Judge Business School are named in BioBeat report on 50 top women leaders and innovators in biotech. Five women associated with Cambridge Judge Business School are included in the sixth annual 50 Movers and Shakers…

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Business Weekly: AstraZeneca and Cambridge Judge Business School seek new life science gazelles

Cambridge Judge Business School partnered with Astra Zeneca for an initiative aiming to “highlight the great science and innovation taking place in the Cambridge ecosystem and help build the next generation of biotechs.” Three finalists will be invited to pitch…

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Working in pharma: the value of an EMBA

Three pharmaceutical professionals discuss how the Cambridge EMBA has helped their careers in the sector. The Cambridge Executive MBA programme attracts talented senior professionals from a variety of professions and industries. For EMBA participants working in the pharmaceutical sector, their…

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Forbes: How one startup is using AI to find cures for 100 rare diseases by 2025

Battling rare diseases is one of the most prevailing challenges of our time. According to Global Genes, scientists have uncovered around 7,000 different types, all of which affect 350 million people worldwide. However, because rare diseases are so severe and…

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New funding for Healx

Gates Cambridge: From undergraduate to biotech boss

A feature about Chandler Robinson, Gates scholar and MBA alumnus at Cambridge Judge Business School (MBA 2009). Chandler says his MBA studies helped him to start biotech company Monopar Therapeutics that is developing a drug to treat Wilson’s Disease. The…

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Women leaders in biotech

Three women with links to Cambridge Judge Business School are honoured in the 50 Movers and Shakers in BioBusiness 2017 list announced by BioBeat. Three women associated with Cambridge Judge Business School are among the 50 Movers and Shakers in…

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Women leaders in biotech

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