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Cyclica is a big data company developing indexed, multi-scale biological databases and software packages for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Its core technology is a proprietary data integration and drug testing platform - The Ligand Express™ Computing Environment, which aims to reduce the cost of R&D in drug discovery and improve regulatory approval rates of pre-market pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical products.
HQToronto, CA
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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)38(+9%)
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Cyclica Office Locations

Cyclica has an office in Toronto
Toronto, CA (HQ)
207 Queens Quay W #420
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Cyclica Financials and Metrics

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Cyclica total Funding

$23.9 m

Cyclica latest funding size

$16.96 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Cyclica investors

Cyclica's latest funding round in June 2020 was reported to be $17 m. In total, Cyclica has raised $23.9 m
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FMC Corporation Collaborates with Cyclica to Improve Research Efficiency Using Artificial Intelligence

PHILADELPHIA, June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has entered into a collaboration with Cyclica Inc, a leading biotechnology company specializing in artificial intelligence (AI) and computational biophysics, to accelerate and improve the efficiency of discovering new...

CULTIVATED: Cyclica raises $17 million for drug discovery — Aurora Cannabis lays off workers — Barr holds up cannabis mergers

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The biotech startup Cyclica just raised $17 million to use AI to discover new drugs. We got the presentation that convinced VCs and a pharma company to invest.

Toronto-based biotech Cyclica on Wednesday closed a $17 million Series B funding round, led by Drive Capital. The startup uses machine learning to "flip the problem of drug discovery on its head." Cyclica CEO Naheed Kurji provided the pitch deck his team used to close the round exclusively to Busi…

Cyclica secures $23 million as it looks to create “the future biotech pipeline”

Biotech startup Cyclica has raised $23 million CAD in Series B financing. The company offers a drug discovery platform that leverages artificial intelligence and...

Cyclica raises $23 million to accelerate drug discovery with AI

Cyclica, a startup developing an AI-powered platform for drug discovery, has secured $23 million in venture capital financing.

Today in healthtech: Cyclica case study validates platform, RBC acquires Dr. Bill

Two healthtech companies have made announcements on the growth of their firms, announcing new partnerships and key milestones. Here’s the latest on these company...
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Cyclica Blogs

NeuroTheryX Partners with Cyclica to Launch NineteenGale Therapeutics to Advance First-In-Class Cannabinoid-Inspired Drugs for Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Following the successful early-stage validation of Cyclica’s Ligand Express® platform from an initial collaboration, NeuroTheryX Canada Ltd. (NeuroTheryX) and Cyclica, Inc. (Cyclica) form a new joint venture, NineteenGale Therapeutics (NineteenGale) to identify and develop novel cannabinoid-insp…

The Stories of the Phenomenal Women of Cyclica

The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) disciplines are responsible for many incredible advancements in society. From Rosalind Franklin’s groundbreaking work in discovering DNA to Katie Bouman’s development of the computer program that made the first-ever image of a black hole poss…

China’s Institute of Materia Medica Partners With Cyclica on Innovative Drug Repurposing for COVID-19

The epidemic of COVID-19 remains a prominent healthcare challenge, affecting more than 70 countries and regions over the world. This rapid widespread has made more countries realize the need for international collaboration to address this global concern. Renowned Chinese medical research institu…

Cyclica and AUM Biosciences to Partner on Developing Novel Cancer Therapies with Greater Precision and Speed, under Project Nexus

AUM Biosciences (AUM), a Singapore-headquartered clinical-stage biotechnology company committed to speedily developing affordable cancer therapies, and Cyclica, a Toronto-based biotechnology company leveraging AI and computational biophysics to decentralize drug discovery, today announced a part…

Translational Medicine Accelerator and Cyclica Partner to Form Rare Diseases Medicine Accelerator to Advance the Discovery of Novel Therapies for Rare Diseases

The Translational Medicine Accelerator (TMA) and Cyclica are proud to announce the formation of the Rare Diseases Medicine Accelerator (RDMA), a joint venture that will be focused on accelerating the discovery of novel patient-driven therapies for rare and ultra rare diseases.

In an Industry Shake Up, Cyclica Announces the Addition of Dr. Melissa Landon, former Director of Applications Science at Schrödinger, as VP, Chief Strategist

Cyclica is pleased to announce Dr. Melissa Landon as VP, Chief Strategist. Melissa brings to Cyclica a wealth of strong scientific expertise in informatics, computational chemistry, and structural biology, along with extensive industry knowledge working in drug discovery across multiple therapeu…
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Cyclica Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cyclica founded?

    Cyclica was founded in 2013.

  • How many employees does Cyclica have?

    Cyclica has 38 employees.

  • Who are Cyclica competitors?

    Competitors of Cyclica include PharmCADD, Ten63 and SOCIUM.

  • Where is Cyclica headquarters?

    Cyclica headquarters is located at 207 Queens Quay W #420, Toronto.

  • Where are Cyclica offices?

    Cyclica has an office in Toronto.

  • How many offices does Cyclica have?

    Cyclica has 1 office.