Startups.Bio showcases an emerging biotech startup each week, selected by the analyst team at VentureRadar from the 10,000s of companies we track.
PAQ Therapeutics is a biotechnology company pioneering a new approach to restoring health and curing disease through autophagy, the body’s most versatile mechanism for natural cellular degradation. PAQ uses its ATTEC (autophagosome-tethering compound) technology, where small molecules can selectively enhance the degradation of disease causing entities. PAQ’s research advances are driving an important new class […]
Congruence Therapeutics is working at the interface of computational and experimental drug discovery to design novel small molecules for diseases of protein misfolding. Congruence is building its own proprietary AI engine, Revenir, using publicly available and unique datasets by incorporating computational biophysics to tackle the protein misfolding problem in rare diseases. This purpose-built technology uses […]
Perturba Therapeutics a oncology focused spin out from the University of Toronto advancing a pipeline of assets from undrugged protein-protein interactions (PPIs). Founded in 2021 as a venture between AI drug discovery company Cyclica and the Stagljar Lab at the University of Toronto, Perturba integrates Cyclica’s AI-augmented drug discovery platform with sensitive live cell-based technologies […]