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Othera Pharmaceuticals Funding Round

Othera Pharmaceuticals secured a $21.8 million funding round on 6/30/2006. Backers included Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation, Liberty Venture Partners and New Jersey Economic Development Authority.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
Four Tower Bridge 200 Barr Harbor Drive 400
Conshohocken, PA 19428
Email Address
Othera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a privately-held U.S. specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development of innovative new drugs to treat the leading causes of blindness and vision impairment.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
David Joseph
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Vice President
Al Reaves
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VP - Bus. Development
Philip Heifetz
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VP - R & D
Ghanshyam Patil
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