XORI Corp. is a development stage company focused on a technology for the rapid discovery and development of therapeutic monoclonal antibodies for oncology, immune disorders and infectious disease.
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Xori Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Where is Xori's headquarters?
Xori's headquarters is located at 1616 Eastlake Ave. E., Seattle.
What is Xori's latest funding round?
Xori's latest funding round is Series A.
How much did Xori raise?
Xori raised a total of $2.1M.
Who are the investors of Xori?
Investors of Xori include WRF Capital, OVP Venture Partners, Amgen Ventures, PPD, The Accelerator Group and 4 more.
Who are Xori's competitors?
Competitors of Xori include InterveXion Therapeutics, Five Prime Therapeutics, Lycera, Melior Discovery, NuGEN Technologies and 10 more.
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