Forma Therapeutics has developed a pipeline of small molecules aimed at rare blood disorders and cancers, but it aims to advance two—investigational treatments for sickle cell disease and for advanced prostate cancer—and find partners for the rest of them.

Now the Watertown, MA-based company is considering tapping the public markets to add enough funds to move one of its pair of core drug candidates further along in the clinic and to start human tests of the other. Forma set a preliminary $150 million goal for its IPO and says it plans to apply for a Nasdaq listing under the stock symbol… Read more »