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Fighting cancer with microbes, flagship bets on a $35M startup

Published on 4th Nov 2015

Published on 4th November 2015

The trillions of bacteria that live in our guts, and on our skin, also hide out in a strange place – the microenvironment around tumors. One of biotech’s daring early-stage venture capital outfits, well aware of the surge in microbiome research, is committing $35 million to get some answers to a basic question. Can microbes be made into cancer drugs?

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