LIFE SCIENCE

We invest in early-stage companies, founded on innovative research-based technologies within pharma and medtech, with compelling value propositions serving unmet medical needs. We look for well-defined development plans with clear value inflection points, enabling robust returns on investment. 

CLEAN TECH ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

We invest in leading early stage science and technology based companies with technologies that can make the world a better place and accelerate the transition to a 100% renewable energy system. We look for exceptional entrepreneurs and breakthrough innovations that may have an disruptive impact on industries and markets and create value for individuals, society, industry and investors. 

Sarsia Seed is a Norwegian Seed Capital Fund which invests in Norwegian early phase technology companies within the energy / technology and biotechnology / life science sectors.

Rallybio raises USD 145 mill to develop asset acquired from Prophylix Pharma

US biopharmaceutical company Rallybio has announced that they have completed a USD 145 mill Series B financing to advance the company's portfolio of product candidates targeting devastating rare diseases. Rallybio's lead candidate is RLYB211 that the company acquired...

BerGenBio raises Euro 45 million in over subscribed private placement

BerGenBio today announced that the company has raised mNOK via a private placement that took place via an accelerated book building process after close of market on 4 May 2020.  Read more

BerGenBio’s Bemcentinib selected to be fasttracked as potential treatment for COVID-19

BerGenBio announces that bemcentinib has been selected to be fast-tracked in a new UK national multi-centre randomised Phase 2 clinicial trial initiative that aims to get an early indication of whether bemcentinib could save lives and improve outcomes in the most...

Vaccibody listed on NOTC

Vaccibody AS announces that it will register on the Norwegian OTC-list (“NOTC”), owned and operated by Oslo Børs, from  January 27. Vaccibody will trade under the ticker “VACC”. Read more

Vaccibody announces positive clinical trial results

Vaccibody has announced strong preliminary data from the ongoing VB N-01 phase I/IIa clinical trial of the VB10.NEO neoantigen cancer vaccine. The data is from the first 16 patients assessed for safety after treatment with a VB10.NEO, and the first 14 patients...

Bergenbio’s Bemcentinib meets primary endpoint in first cohort of Phase II NSCLC study in combination with Keytruda®

In a communication during the Annual Meeting of the Society for Immunotherapy BerGen Bio announces that the company’s drug candidate Bemcentinib meets the primary endpoint in first cohort of Phase II NSCLC study in combination with Keytruda®. The primary efficacy...

WindSim and Shanghai Electric Wind Power Group Co. Ltd enter into a strategic cooperation

Sarsia Seed portfolio company WindSim AS enters into a strategic cooperation with leading wind power player Shanghai Electric. WindSim already have 100 customers in China now we have teamed up With #1 in offshore wind in the worlds largest and fastest growing market....

Rallybio acquires Prophylix´ rare disease programs

Prophylix AS has just announced that the company in late June 2019 entered into a definitive agreement with Rallybio, a U.S.-based drug development company. Through the agreement Rallybio acquires two orphan drug programs from Prophylix AS, NAITgam and a follow-on...

SonoClear publishes clinical data

SonoClear publishes clinical data Bergen, May 23, 2019 In a newly published paper in Acta Neurologica the scientists behind the invention of the new acoustic coupling fluid (ACF) for intrasurgical application of ultrasound during neurosurgery publish very promising...

BerGenBio to present new NSCLC and AML clinical data and biomarker data

BerGenBio  to present new NSCLC and AMLclinical data and biomarker data from phase II development programme with selective AXL inhibitor Bemcentinib at ASCO2019 Bergen, May 23, 2019 BerGenBio notes the publication of abstracts relating to new interim clinical and...