Batu Biologics Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Complete Preclinical Testing for Vallovax Cancer Therapy

San Diego immunotherapy company seeks to raise $100,000 to complete IND enabling experiments for the FDA June 18, 2014 Batu Biologics announced today the launch of its first crowdfunding campaign with Indiegogo seeking to raise $100,000 dollars to complete preclinical testing for Vallovax, an immunotherapeutic product which selectively kills blood vessels feeding the tumor. Individuals seeking to contribute may do …

Sanaria Inc. to launch crowdfunding campaign for SporoBotTM, a mosquito-dissecting robot for accelerating manufacture of Sanaria’s malaria vaccine.

April 29, 2014 Biotechnology company Sanaria Inc. aims to raise at least $250,000 in 30 days on Indiegogo.com, a crowdfunding website. The campaign launches on May 6, 2014. Funds will be dedicated to the development of SporoBotTM, a robot that will dissect mosquito salivary glands. By replacing manual microdissection of mosquito salivary glands, SporobotTM will automate a key step in the manufacturing process of Sanaria® PfSPZ Vaccine …