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Unum Taps Former Takeda Oncology Exec, Vasconcelles, as CMO

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Michael Vasconcelles has been named the chief medical officer of Cambridge, MA-based cellular immunotherapy startup Unum Therapeutics. Vasconcelles was previously the head of oncology at Takeda Pharmaceuticals. Unum, meanwhile, raised a $65 million Series B round in June to lay the foundation for a future IPO.