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Merganser Biotech Funding Round

On 2/19/2015, Merganser Biotech received $28 million in Series A funding from Novartis Venture Fund, BioAdvance Ventures and Frazier Healthcare Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A

Novartis Venture Fund (Lead Investor) (Markus Goebel)

BioAdvance Ventures

Frazier Healthcare Partners (James Topper)

Osage Partners (William Harrington)

Sutter Hill Ventures (Jeffrey Bird)

Proceeds Purpose
The proceeds from this financing will be used to develop hepcidin mimetic peptides as therapeutics for the treatment of rare hematological and iron overload diseases.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
1004 West 9th Ave. 115
King Of Prussia, PA 19406
Email Address
Not Recorded
Merganser Biotech is committed to the development of new medicines for the treatment of rare hematological and iron overload diseases.
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Chief Executive Officer
Brian MacDonald
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Chief Operating Officer
Remy Sukhija
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VP - Bus. Development
Gene Merutka
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