The Online Chemical Marketplace, BluePallet Closes Their Latest Round Led by Industry Leader, Vinmar International
21 Oct, 2021
– Sagimet Biosciences, a San Mateo, Calif.-based clinical-stage biotechnology company, raised $80m in crossover financing.
– The round was led by an undisclosed public equity healthcare investment fund with participation from existing investors (including Ascletis, Kleiner Perkins, New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and Rock Springs Capital) along with new investors (Altium Capital, HM Capital, Invus and PFM Health Sciences).
– The company intends to use the funds to advance its lead program, TVB-2640 for NASH, to explore additional indications, to file an IND on a second FASN inhibitor, TVB-3567, by the end of 2021.