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Peptilogics Funding Round

Presight Capital, Founders Fund and private investors participated in a $35.4 million Series B funding round for Peptilogics. This venture round was announced on 12/23/2020.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Presight Capital (Lead Investor)

Founders Fund

private investors (Peter Thiel)

Proceeds Purpose
The company intends to use the funds to expand its computational platform and invest in technologies to improve its drug design engine, as well as accelerate development of a pipeline of peptide therapeutics including the lead clinical asset, PLG0206, which has demonstrated first-in-class safety and best-in-class efficacy.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
2730 Sidney St. 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Email Address
Peptilogics is an early-stage biotechnology company utilizing an innovative platform technology which enables us to rapidly and effectively develop novel peptide therapeutics, with a focus on antibiotics. Our pipeline includes a novel class of engineered Cationic Antimicrobial Peptides (eCAPs).
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Sanjay Kakkar
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Chief Medical Officer
Todd Lorenz
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Chief Scientific Officer
Jonathan Steckbeck
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