Cincinnati startup lands $7M in financing to develop universal flu vaccine

Blue Water Vaccines, a Greater Cincinnati startup, has received $7 million in financing to commercialize a single vaccine that could offer protection against all types of flu.

The seed round was led by CincyTech, the Uptown venture capital enterprise that provides funding and entrepreneurial support to help transform innovation into digital and health-focused companies.

The round was oversubscribed, so private investors affiliated with CincyTech also participated.

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Story excerpt provided by Cincinnati Business Enquirer.

Written by Barrett J. Brunsman.

Originally published July 9, 2019.

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