Denmark's SNIPR Biome Launches to Merge CRISPR With the Microbiome

Biospace.com | March 11, 2019

SNIPR Biome, based in Copenhagen, Denmark, announced it had closed a Series A financing worth $50 million. The financing was led by existing investor Lundbeckfonden Emerge in Copenhagen and LSP in Amsterdam, along with North-East Family Office (Copenhagen) and Wellington Partners in Munich. SNIPR manages to merge two currently hot biotech approaches—CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing with the microbiome. The company’s proprietary CRISPR-Cas tech platform is used to selectively and precisely eradicate target bacterial, but still leave the patient’s microbial community alone. The microbiome is the bacteria, viruses, and fungi that live in the body. Increasingly, the nature of the microbiome is found to play a significant role in a variety of diseases and health conditions. And not just in infections, but in cellular signaling and communication. The monies raised will be used to finance the continued development of its CRISPR tech platform and its first clinical programs.

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