The funding takes Istesso’s latest round to $13m as the company continues clinical trials on an immunometabolic drug licensed from an Aberdeen spinout in 2007.

Istesso, a UK-based immuno-metabolism drug developer with links to University of Aberdeen research, extended its latest funding round to £10m ($13m) on Friday with a £4m ($5.2m) contribution from undisclosed investors. The additional tranche follows an initial close in December 2018 backed by commercialisation firm IP Group, its fund management division Parkwalk Advisors and venture…

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