Tech Company Financing Transactions

Locanabio Funding Round

Locanabio secured a $100 million Series B funding round on 12/15/2020. Backers included Vida Ventures, Acuta Capital and Arch Venture Partners.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B
Proceeds Purpose
The financing will advance Locanabio's portfolio of RNA-targeted gene therapies and expand the technology platform to pursue a broad range of therapeutic indications.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
3545 John Hopkins Ct. 200
San Diego, CA 92121
Email Address
We are creating a new class of precision medicines to treat a range of human genetic diseases. Locana's RNA-targeting technology platform allows us to precisely address these mutations on the level of RNA. By targeting RNA, our approach avoids the risk of off-target effects in DNA and is suited to address many diseases linked to dysfunctional processing of RNA.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
James Burns
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Chief Scientific Officer
Kathie Bishop
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Vice President
Adam Fowler
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VP - Bus. Development
Micah Mackison
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VP - Human Resources
Holly Winter
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VP - Regulatory Affairs
Amy Jennings
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