Toulouse was fun, but it’s time to go somewhere new!
Fan of the Highlands, the landscapes that made the Harry Potter scenery much more exciting and the Loch Ness Monster? I’m just asking because this week we are going to Scotland!
Aberdeen is our final destination, and we are visiting Novabiotics, our Biotech of the Week!
City: Aberdeen (Scotland – United Kingdom)
Financial Data: €22M Total Raised (as of 6/2016)
CEO: Deborah O’Neill
Mission: NovaBiotic is developing first-in-class therapies for difficult-to-treat diseases, such as antibiotic-resistant infections and cystic fibrosis. Until now, it has raised over £17M in private funding.
Along with 4 candidates currently in clinical development, NovaBiotics also has a proprietary strategy for drug design up its sleeve. It can develop novel antifungal and antibacterial molecules (peptides and aminothiols) that kill bacteria,