MEDFORD – Silk Therapeutics, a specialty biomaterials company, today announced the conclusion of a US$21 million deal to fund the company’s ‘liquid silk’ development programme for applications in both the textile and skincare sectors. The move sees investor, Jeff Vinik, owner of the Tampa Bay Lightning, join the board.
The deal has been hailed as a “massive milestone that validates our ongoing efforts to leverage natural liquid silk to replace unregulated chemicals in common consumer products," said Silk Therapeutics chief executive officer, Greg Altman.
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