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G1 Therapeutics Funding Round

G1 Therapeutics, based in Research Triangle Park, secured $47 million from Cormorant Asset Management, AJU IB Investment and Cowen Capital Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Venture Equity
Series C
Proceeds Purpose
G1 plans to use the proceeds to advance the clinical development of its lead CDK4/6 inhibitors, G1T28 and G1T38, and to expand its pipeline in multiple oncology indications. G1T28 is a potential first-in-class combination therapy that is currently in two proof-of-concept trials in patients with small-cell lung cancer. G1T38 is a potential best-in-class oral drug that will begin clinical development later this month.

Company Information

Company Status
Mailing Address
700 Park Offices Dr. 200
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Email Address
G1 Therapeutics (Nasdaq: GTHX) is a clinical-stage company developing small-molecule therapies to address significant unmet needs in oncology. The company is leveraging its proprietary kinase drug discovery platform to advance a pipeline of first-in-class compounds and best-in-class drug candidates.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Mark Velleca
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Chief Medical Officer
Raj Malik
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Chief Scientific Officer
Jay Strum
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VP - Bus. Development
Mark Avagliano
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VP - Bus. Development
John Demaree
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VP - Operations
Terry Murdock
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