ViraTherapeutics Overview

  • Founded
  • 2013
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 19
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $243M
Latest Deal Amount

ViraTherapeutics General Information


Developer of next generation oncolytic viral therapy platform created for the treatment of cancer. The company develops highly potent anti-cancer therapeutics based on oncolytic (cancer-destroying) viruses. Its proprietary oncolytic virus, VSV-GP, efficiently destroys cancer cells, while leaving normal tissues unharmed. It also develops oncolytic cancer vaccines based on a chimeric virus derived from the Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (VSV), so called VSV-GP.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Drug Discovery
Other Industries
Boehringer Ingelheim
Primary Office
  • Exlgasse 20a
  • Innsbruck, 6020
  • Austria
+43 0512 000000
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ViraTherapeutics Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Merger/Acquisition 13-Sep-2018 $243M 00.000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series B) 28-Oct-2016 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series A) 24-Jun-2015 00.000 00.000 Completed Startup
3. Grant 01-Dec-2014 00.000 Completed Startup
2. Grant 01-Jul-2013 $13.2K Completed Startup
1. Angel (individual) 01-Apr-2013 Completed Startup
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ViraTherapeutics Comparisons

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ViraTherapeutics Competitors (46)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Turnstone Biologics Venture Capital-Backed Ottawa, Canada 00 00000 000000000000 00000
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0000000 0000000000 Formerly VC-backed Watertown, MA 00 00000 000000000 - 00000
00000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Seal Beach, CA 000 00.00 000000000 - 00.00
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ViraTherapeutics Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Lisa Egerer Chief Operating Officer
Dorothee Holm-von Laer Co-Founder & Scientific Advisor
Ludwig Weiss Ph.D Co-Founder
Heinz Schwer Ph.D Chief Executive Officer
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ViraTherapeutics Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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ViraTherapeutics Former Investors (8)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Austria Wirtschaftsservice Government Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
CAST Gründungszentrum Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
EMBL Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Empl Privatstiftung Other Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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