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Glycomine Funding Round

On 8/8/2019, Glycomine raised $33 million in Series B financing from Novo Ventures, Asahi Kasei and Chiesi Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Novo Ventures (Lead Investor)

Asahi Kasei

Chiesi Ventures (Giacomo Chiesi)

Mission Bay Capital

Sanderling Ventures (Peter McWilliams)

Proceeds Purpose
The company intends to use the funds to advance its substrate replacement therapy for PMM2-CDG (CDG-1a), the most prevalent form in the spectrum of congenital diseases of glycosylation (CDG), into early stage clinical studies.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
733 Industrial Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
Email Address
Glycomine is developing orphan drugs for serious rare monogenic disorders of metabolism and protein misfolding for which no other therapeutic options exist.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Peter McWilliams
  Peter McWilliams LinkedIn Profile  Peter McWilliams Twitter Account  Peter McWilliams News  Peter McWilliams on Facebook
Chief Medical Officer
Horacio Plotkin
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Vice President
Geoffrey Hird
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VP - Regulatory Affairs
Lisa Koch-Hulle
  Lisa Koch-Hulle LinkedIn Profile  Lisa Koch-Hulle Twitter Account  Lisa Koch-Hulle News  Lisa Koch-Hulle on Facebook



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