Veterinarians have a saying that a cat is not a small dog, says Invetx CEO Juergen Horn. Obviously, a dog of any size isn’t the same as a human. But Horn, a veterinarian, says there are enough similarities between the species to take the science behind biological drugs for people and apply it to animals.

Invetx is developing biologic medicines to treat diseases in pets and farm animals. As the Boston-based startup prepares to advance its first drug into clinical testing later this year, it has raised $15 million in Series A funding. The financing was led by Anterra Capital, Invetx’s… Read more »