Alector, Inc. Company Profile

16:42 EDT 21st October 2018 | BioPortfolio

Alector is a privately owned biotechnology company whose mission is to develop therapies that harness the immune system to treat neurodegenerative diseases and cancer. Alector was founded in 2013 by thought leaders in biotechnology, neuroscience, and antibody drug discovery and is backed by leading investors including OrbiMed, Polaris, Google Ventures, Topspin Partners, Mission Bay Capital, the Dementia Discovery Fund as well as AbbVie, Merck, and Amgen. For more information, please visit

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Alector raises $133m to advance Alzheimer’s disease drugs

Biotechnology firm Alector has raised $133m in a series E financing round to support further development of its clinical programmes...Read More... The post Alector raises $133m to advance Alzheimer’...

Alector starts Phase l trial of AL001 for frontotemporal dementia

Alector has commenced a Phase l INFRONT trial to investigate the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics of AL001 for the...Read More... The post Alector starts Phase l trial of A...

Biotech startup Alector raises $133M

Alector, a biotech startup working on treatments for neurodegenerative disorders, including Alzheimer's, raised $133 million  -More- 

Alector Closes $133 Million to Expand Alzheimer’s Programs

South San Francisco-based Alector closed on a Series E financing worth $133 million. The money will be used to advance the company’s clinical programs and expand its discovery platform.

Alector Snags $133M to Activate Immune Cells Against Neurodegeneration

Pharmaceutical companies have been working for years to find a drug that could break up the toxic clusters of proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders. Many...

Alector closes $133mm Series E round

Alector Inc. (immuno-neurology and immuno-oncology) raised $133mm through its Series E round from a large syndicate of investors including Deerfield Management, AbbVie Ventures, Federated Kaufmann Fun...

Alector announces initiation of Phase 1 trial of AL001 for treating frontotemporal dementia

Alector, a privately held biotechnology company pioneering immuno-neurology, a novel therapeutic approach for the treatment of neurodegeneration, today announced the initiation of its Phase 1 trial ca...

Alector raises $133M series E

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Alector LLC

Alector is combining state-of-the-art antibody technology and recent discoveries in neuroimmunology and human genetics to develop novel therapeutics for Alzheimer’s disease, ...

Alector, Inc.

Alector is a privately owned biotechnology company whose mission is to develop therapies that harness the immune system to treat neurodegenerative diseases and cancer. Alector was...

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