April 1, 2014
VaccineNation and the World Vaccine Congress is proud to announce the winners of the 7th Annual ViE Awards.
Best Technological Development
Winner: Gates Foundation and intellectual Vaccines (Global Good) Cold chain technology
Highly Recommended: Vaxess Technologies (Novel silk protein-based vaccine stabilization technology)
Best Financing Deal
Winner: Hookipa Biotech and Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund, Takeda Ventures, Sofinnova Partners, Forbion Capital Partners and BioMedPartners – $27m Phase I
Highly Recommended: Vaxess Technologies and Norwich Ventures and Jeffrey C Walker – $3.5m Series A