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Augustine Therapeutics: Bridging the Valley of Death with VIB Discovery Sciences

2 monthes ago   |   By Global Engage

This article is republished with kind permission from BioVox .
Augustine Therapeutics is one of VIB's latest spinoffs, developing a first-in-class drug for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease. The company recently announced a seed-funding round of €4.2 million, led by V-Bio Ventures. We spoke to several of the key persons in Augustine about how the startup is tackling the “Valley of Death”: the no-man's-land between academia and industry where many potential therapies often fail.
From academic theory to patient therapy
Augustine's mission is to develop the first treatment for Charcot-Marie-Tooth...
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