Life Sciences

For startups with novel breakthroughs in biology, medicine, and healthcare.

 

Life Sciences

For startups with novel breakthroughs in biology, medicine, and healthcare.

We are looking for startups developing translational treatments and tools that address unmet needs in our livelihood.

Common EFL life science verticals include therapeutics, biotechnology, medical devices, advanced chemistry, drug discovery and other inventions that address major needs in healthcare. Some examples from the previous cohort cycle include companies developing drug delivery platforms, infectious disease diagnostics, a neuronal mapping platform, and a seizure and concussion detection device.

We are looking for startups developing translational treatments and tools that address unmet needs in our livelihood.

Common EFL life science verticals include therapeutics, biotechnology, medical devices, advanced chemistry, drug discovery and other inventions that address major needs in healthcare. Some examples from the previous cohort cycle include companies developing drug delivery platforms, infectious disease diagnostics, a neuronal mapping platform, and a seizure and concussion detection device.

 

Industry Guidance

Industry executives can help you develop your roadmap to land strategic partnerships, gain regulatory approval, or acquire customers

Operational and Scientific Mentorship

Seasoned operators that have taken their companies through successful exits will support your high-level business development strategy, while leading scientists can help shape your R&D strategy

Life Sciences Investors

Vertical-specific investors will give you critical advice from a “smart money” perspective. They will help you craft your pitch, outline the milestones needed to raise capital, and may invest

Life Sciences Companies

Immunai is mapping the immune system with single-cell biology and AI to power new therapeutic discoveries.

C2i Genomics provides diagnostics-as-a-service (DaaS) using a cloud-based platform to analyze DNA sequences for cancer markers.

PhAST Diagnostics is developing an AI-based computer vision technology to help tackle the global healthcare threat of antibiotic resistance.

Cytonus Therapeutics has developed the Cargocyte platform, which delivers therapeutic payloads to cells in oncology, inflammation, and other diseases

Prime Discovery uses AI to discover patterns in the microbiome and is the first to approach clinical-grade accuracy for several gut diseases.

A2A Pharmaceuticals develops therapeutics against specific biological targets, leveraging AI and fragment-based discovery to optimize drug design.

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Industry Guidance

Industry executives can help you develop your roadmap to land strategic partnerships, gain regulatory approval, or acquire customers

Operational and Scientific Mentorship

Seasoned operators that have taken their companies through successful exits will support your high-level business development strategy, while leading scientists can help shape your R&D strategy

Life Sciences Investors:

Vertical-specific investors will give you critical advice from a “smart money” perspective. They will help you craft your pitch, outline the milestones needed to raise capital, and may invest

Life Sciences Companies

Comprehensively mapping the immune system with single-cell biology and AI to power new therapeutic discoveries, accelerate drug development, and improve patient outcomes.

C2i Genomics provides diagnostics-as-a-service (DaaS) using a cloud-based platform to analyze DNA sequences for cancer markers.

PhAST Diagnostics is developing an AI-based computer vision technology to help tackle the global healthcare threat of antibiotic resistance.

Cytonus Therapeutics has developed the Cargocyte platform, which delivers therapeutic payloads to cells in oncology, inflammation, and other diseases

Prime Discovery uses AI to discover patterns in the microbiome and is the first to approach clinical-grade accuracy for several gut diseases.

A2A Pharmaceuticals develops therapeutics against specific biological targets, leveraging AI and fragment-based discovery to optimize drug design.

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Hear From Our Startups

“The biggest outcome from the program was taking what we had, which was a scientific development plan, and turning that into a business development plan…our mentors helped us to actually strategize, gain interest and eventually close on financing for the company”

Jacob Becraft
Founder and CEO, Strand Therapeutics

Life Sciences Mentors

Our mentors are life sciences-specific investors, world-renowned physician-scientists, and successful operators who have created highly influential life science companies. They can support you on clinical study design, IP strategy, target validation, business model, market access, and pipeline valuation.

Sharon Mates

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Intra-Cellular Therapies

Arthur Klausner

President and CEO, Goldilocks Therapeutics, Inc.

Rana Al-Hallaq

Senior Director and Principal, Pfizer Ventures

Adam Sharkawy

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Material Impact

Bob Schneider

Associate Dean and Professor, Radiation and Oncology, NYU Langone Health

Jonathan Friedlander

Principal, Digitalis Ventures

Rebecca Luse

Vice President, New Leaf Ventures

Avi Rosenbaum

Partner, Tectonic Capital

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Life Sciences Mentors

Our mentors are life sciences-specific investors, world-renowned physician-scientists, and successful operators who have created highly influential life science companies. They can support you on clinical study design, IP strategy, target validation, business model, market access, and pipeline valuation.

Sharon Mates

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Intra-Cellular Therapies

Arthur Klausner

President and CEO, Goldilocks Therapeutics, Inc.

Rana Al-Hallaq

Senior Director and Principal, Pfizer Ventures

Adam Sharkawy

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Material Impact

Bob Schneider

Associate Dean and Professor, Radiation and Oncology, NYU Langone Health

Jonathan Friedlander

Principal, Digitalis Ventures

Avi Rosenbaum

Partner, Tectonic Capital

All Mentors