A new VC fund emerges with $310M to create independent, commercial biotechs
A trio of former investors from OrbiMed, Apple Tree Partners and Medicxi has come together to form a new biotech fund called Scion Life Sciences.
Scion has gathered $310 million, about $60 million over its initial target, to create six or seven new biotech companies, Aaron Kantoff, the VC fund’s co-founder and managing partner, told Endpoints News in an interview. They’re focused on quality over quantity, he said.
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