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Stepping to the exit

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A historical analysis of oncology deals can help bioentrepreneurs navigate the right time for partnerships and exits and can inform on the type of investors likely to be interested.

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Fig. 1: Deal stage of oncology venture at time of acquisition.
Fig. 2: Capital invested in oncology ventures until exit.
Fig. 3: Number of oncology venture financings and type of investors.
Fig. 4: Roadmap to exit.

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All authors are employed by Aglaia Oncology Funds, which invests in oncology start-ups.

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de Bloeme, C.M., Jansen, R.W., Krul, M.R.L. et al. Stepping to the exit. Nat Biotechnol 39, 1048–1054 (2021).

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