Tech Company Financing Transactions

Sopherion Therapeutics Funding Round

Sopherion Therapeutics closed a $55 million Series C funding round on 2/19/2009. Backers included Zoticon BioVentures, Canaan Partners and Healthcap Venture Capital.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C
Proceeds Purpose
The company will use the funding to complete the pivotal Phase III clinical development program for its lead product candidate, Myocet(TM). Myocet is a liposomal formulation of doxorubicin designed to reduce the risk of cardiotoxicity while preserving antitumor efficacy.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
104 Carnegie Center 200
Princeton, NJ 08540
Email Address
Sopherion Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focusing on the development and commercialization of anti-cancer therapies.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Ronald Goldfarb
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Executive Vice President
Marcel Rozencweig
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VP - Finance
Alina Groblicka
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VP - Regulatory Affairs
Salvatore Forenza
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