Antengene raises $120m amid China anti-cancer push

It is the fourth nine-figure private fundraising by a Chinese pharmaceutical company involved in cancer research in nine months.

Antengene raises $120m amid China anti-cancer push

Antengene has become the fourth Chinese biopharmaceutical company in less than a year to raise well over $100 million from private investors, illustrating the country's growing efforts to develop effective anti-cancer drugs.

Shanghai-based Antengene said it completed a $120 million Series B fundraising on Wednesday to finance more research and invest in marketing for its ATG-008 anti-cancer drug, which is already undergoing Phase II clinical trials and so is being tried...

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