Tech Company Financing Transactions

Phenomix Funding Round

Phenomix, based in San Diego, scored $55 million in investment from Nomura Phase4 Ventures, Alta Partners and Baker Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C
Proceeds Purpose
The Series C financing will support continued clinical development of PHX1149 for the treatment of type 2 diabetes while also funding Phenomix' additional programs directed at the hepatitis C virus and other high-value therapeutic targets. PHX1149 is a once-daily DPP4 inhibitor for treatment of type 2 diabetes that will commence phase 2b clinical trials in Q2 2007.

Company Information

Company Status
Out of Business
Mailing Address
5930 Cornerstone Court West 230
San Diego, CA 92121
Email Address
Phenomix is a drug discovery and development company building a therapeutic portfolio for treatment of immune disease and metabolic syndrome.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Laura Shawver
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Chief Medical Officer
Hans-Peter Guler
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Vice President
Angela Birchler
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Vice President
Marie O'Farrell
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VP - Finance
Brian Baker
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