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HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals Funding Round

On 11/2/2007, HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals raised $20 million in Series A financing from De Novo Ventures, Forward Ventures and Lilly Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
11/2/2007
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Amount
$20,000,000
Round
Series A
Investors

De Novo Ventures

Forward Ventures

Lilly Ventures (Bryan Dunnivant)

Proceeds Purpose
HemaQuest will use the funds primarily to support the clinical development of its lead drug candidate, an orally administered agent for treating sickle cell anemia and beta thalassemia.

Company Information

Company Status
Out of Business
Industry
Biopharmaceutical
Mailing Address
11995 El Camino Real 302
San Diego, CA 92130
USA
Email Address
Overview
HemaQuest is a company developing proprietary small molecule therapeutics to treat serious blood disorders.
Profile
HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals Company Twitter Account
Company News
HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals News
Facebook
HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals on Facebook
YouTube
HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals on YouTube

Management Team

Title
Name
Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
John Longenecker
  John Longenecker LinkedIn Profile  John Longenecker Twitter Account  John Longenecker News  John Longenecker on Facebook
Chief Financial Officer
Tamara Seymour
  Tamara Seymour LinkedIn Profile  Tamara Seymour Twitter Account  Tamara Seymour News  Tamara Seymour on Facebook
Chief Medical Officer
Richard Ghalie
  Richard Ghalie LinkedIn Profile  Richard Ghalie Twitter Account  Richard Ghalie News  Richard Ghalie on Facebook


 

 

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