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Altheos Funding Round

Bay City Capital, Canaan Partners and Novo Ventures invested in a $12.5 million Series A funding round for Altheos. This venture round was announced on 2/9/2012.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A

Bay City Capital (Lester Kaplan)

Canaan Partners (Wene Hutton)

Novo Ventures (Peter Bisgaard)

Proceeds Purpose
The increase of our Series A round allows us the opportunity to advance our lead candidate to phase 3 trials.

Company Information

Company Status
Out of Business
Mailing Address
601 Gateway Blvd. 250
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Email Address
Altheos, Inc. is focused on the development of a best-in-class next-generation eye drop treatment for glaucoma. The lead compound, ATA907, is a selective rho-kinase (ROCK) inhibitor developed specifically for topical treatment of glaucoma which Altheos licensed from a Japanese pharmaceutical company.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Henry Hsu
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Chief Medical Officer
Barbara Wirostko
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Chief Scientific Officer
Ken Kengatharan
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VP - Product Management
Andrew Lam
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