Table of Contents 3
List of Tables 5
List of Figures 5
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018 6
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare Deals By Type, 2012 to YTD 2018 7
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Region, 2012 to YTD 2018 8
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Therapy Area, 2012 to YTD 2018 9
Northwestern University, Medical Devices Deals, 2012 to YTD 2018 10
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals Summary, 2012 to YTD 2018 11
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deal Details 14
Venture Financing 14
Aptinyx Raises USD70 Million in Series B Financing 14
Aptinyx Raises USD65 Million in Series A Venture Financing 16
Naurex Raises USD80 Million in Series C Venture Financing 18
Naurex Raises US$38 Million In Series B Financing 20
Partnerships 22
Transplant Genomics Enters into Licensing Agreement with Scripps Research Institute and Northwestern University 22
Context Therapeutics Enters into Research Collaborations for Apristor 23
Galderma Enters into Research Agreement with Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 25
AbbVie Enters into Research Agreement with Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University 26
Solid Biosciences Enters into Co-Development Agreement with Northwestern University 27
BioAegis Therapeutics Enters into Agreement with Vanderbilt University and Northwestern University 28
Evestra Enters into Research Agreement with Northwestern University 29
Immunovative Therapies To Enter Into Co-Development Agreement With Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center 30
Licensing Agreements 32
Ovid Therapeutics Enters into Licensing Agreement with Northwestern University 32
Exicure Enters into Licensing Agreement with Northwestern University 34
Exicure Enters into Licensing Agreement with Northwestern University for SNA Technology 35
Actuate Therapeutics Enters into Licensing Agreement with University of Illinois at Chicago and Northwestern University 36
Intellect Neurosciences Enters into License Agreement with Northwestern University 37
Northwestern University - Key Competitors 38
Northwestern University - Key Employees 39
Northwestern University - Locations And Subsidiaries 40
Head Office 40
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 40
Recent Developments 42
Government and Public Interest 42
Aug 30, 2018: Online HIV prevention program receives $8.8 million NIH grant 42
Aug 28, 2018: Cancer patients guaranteed oncofertility treatment coverage under new Illinois Law 43
Aug 20, 2018: $11.5 Million NCI Award to Accelerate Brain Tumor Research 45
Aug 09, 2018: Discovery could lead to better treatment for leukemia 46
Aug 07, 2018: Prompt treatment improves outcomes in pediatric sepsis 48
Jul 31, 2018: Scientists identify new therapeutic target in diabetes 49
Jul 26, 2018: Rethinking longstanding treatment for diabetes complications 50
Jul 18, 2018: St. Baldrick's foundation announces $19.1 million in grants to fund lifesaving childhood cancer research 51
Jul 12, 2018: Bioengineers create pathway to personalized medicine 52
Jun 29, 2018: Northwestern Medicine Receives Grant to Lead Research into Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke 54
Jun 26, 2018: Northwestern Medicine Receives Transformative $25 Million Gift from the Bluhm Family Charitable Foundation 55
Jun 25, 2018: Drug Protects Neurons in Parkinson's Disease 57
Jun 12, 2018: More than $28 million awarded for new atrial fibrillation research centers to improve patient outcomes 59
Jun 04, 2018: New nanoparticles help to detect serious scarring of wounds 60
May 24, 2018: Northwestern receives $10 million to establish quantitative biology research center 62
Apr 26, 2018: Molecule May be Key to Pain Relief in Diabetic Neuropathy 64
Apr 16, 2018: Top-down approach gets to the bottom of cancer 65
Mar 19, 2018: Rheumatoid arthritis meets precision medicine 67
Mar 13, 2018: Scientists Discover Novel Treatment Target for Sepsis 68
Feb 14, 2018: Global Team Wins $15 Million To Help End Preventable Newborn Deaths in Africa 69
Feb 13, 2018: New Machine Learning Algorithm Uncovers Time-Delayed Interactions in Gene Regulatory Systems 70
Feb 12, 2018: Molecule Found in Huntington's Patients Kills Cancer Cells 71
Dec 20, 2017: Scientists Reprogram Stem Cells to Regenerate Muscle in Muscular Dystrophy 73
Dec 18, 2017: New Findings Point to Potential Therapy for Parkinson's Disease 74
Nov 08, 2017: Nanoshells could deliver more chemo with fewer side effects 76
Nov 01, 2017: Northwestern University Researcher Congcong he Receives $100,000 2017 New Investigator Award in Alzhemiers Disease 78
Oct 31, 2017: NIH establishes new research in social epigenomics to address health disparities 79
Oct 27, 2017: Johns Hopkins Partnering with Other Institutions to Create a National Center for Health Data 82
Oct 17, 2017: Wasabi receptor' for pain discovered in flatworms 83
Oct 02, 2017: TSRI Researchers Join National Digital Health Informatics Collaborative 85
Jul 12, 2017: Nanomedicine opens door to precision medicine for brain tumors 86
Jul 10, 2017: New technology to manipulate cells could one day help treat Parkinson's, arthritis, other diseases 87
Jun 20, 2017: New Cancer Drug Can Prevent Reactions to Common Airborne Allergens AddThis Sharing Buttons Share to Pinterest 89
Apr 10, 2017: Scientists Develop Novel Platform to Investigate Therapeutic Nanomaterials 90
Feb 02, 2017: Insights Into Enzyme Targets Could Lead to New Cancer Therapies 92
Jan 10, 2017: Engineering Nanomaterials to Deliver Precise Treatments for Heart Disease 93
Product News 94
Jun 22, 2018: Research team discovers drug compound that stops cancer cells from spreading 94
May 24, 2017: Cold virus, stem cells tested to destroy deadly brain cancer 96
May 07, 2018: New Biotech Technique Accelerates Protein Therapy Research 97
Apr 11, 2018: New Methodology Helps Study of Promising Targeted Drug Delivery Scaffold 99
Mar 26, 2018: Scientists Develop New Tool to Study Nicotine Receptors 101
Jan 19, 2017: Northwestern University: Clinical Trials Evaluate New Treatment for Anal Cancer 102
Other Significant Developments 103
Jun 26, 2018: Northwestern University: Fighting Cancer With A Famous Poison 103
Appendix 105
Methodology 105
About GlobalData 105
Contact Us 105
Disclaimer 105

List of Tables
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Key Facts 2
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018 6
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare Deals By Type, 2012 to YTD 2018 7
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Region, 2012 to YTD 2018 8
Northwestern University, Deals By Therapy Area, 2012 to YTD 2018 9
Northwestern University, Medical Devices Deals, 2012 to YTD 2018 10
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals Summary, 2012 to YTD 2018 11
Aptinyx Raises USD70 Million in Series B Financing 14
Aptinyx Raises USD65 Million in Series A Venture Financing 16
Naurex Raises USD80 Million in Series C Venture Financing 18
Naurex Raises US$38 Million In Series B Financing 20
Transplant Genomics Enters into Licensing Agreement with Scripps Research Institute and Northwestern University 22
Context Therapeutics Enters into Research Collaborations for Apristor 23
Galderma Enters into Research Agreement with Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 25
AbbVie Enters into Research Agreement with Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University 26
Solid Biosciences Enters into Co-Development Agreement with Northwestern University 27
BioAegis Therapeutics Enters into Agreement with Vanderbilt University and Northwestern University 28
Evestra Enters into Research Agreement with Northwestern University 29
Immunovative Therapies To Enter Into Co-Development Agreement With Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center 30
Ovid Therapeutics Enters into Licensing Agreement with Northwestern University 32
Exicure Enters into Licensing Agreement with Northwestern University 34
Exicure Enters into Licensing Agreement with Northwestern University for SNA Technology 35
Actuate Therapeutics Enters into Licensing Agreement with University of Illinois at Chicago and Northwestern University 36
Intellect Neurosciences Enters into License Agreement with Northwestern University 37
Northwestern University, Key Competitors 38
Northwestern University, Key Employees 39
Northwestern University, Other Locations 40
Northwestern University, Subsidiaries 41

List of Figures
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals by Type, 2012 to YTD 2018 2
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018 2
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Region, 2012 to YTD 2018 2
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Therapy Area, 2012 to YTD 2018 2
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Year, 2012 to YTD 2018 6
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals by Type, 2012 to YTD 2018 7
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Region, 2012 to YTD 2018 8
Northwestern University, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Deals By Therapy Area, 2012 to YTD 2018 9
Northwestern University, Medical Devices Deals, 2012 to YTD 2018 10