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08 Jan, 2015, 06:00 ET Sofinnova Ventures Adds Daniel G. Welch to Life Science Investing Team

Sofinnova Ventures, a Menlo Park based life science investment firm, announced today that Daniel G. Welch, former CEO of InterMune, has joined...


23 Jul, 2014, 06:00 ET Sofinnova Raises $500 Million Biotech Venture Fund

 Sofinnova Ventures, a Menlo Park based investment firm, today announced the closing of Sofinnova Venture Partners IX, L.P. at the hard cap of...


24 Jul, 2013, 06:00 ET Sofinnova Promotes Jennifer James to Partner

Sofinnova Ventures, a Menlo Park investment firm, today announced the promotion of Jennifer James to Partner.  James managed investor...


02 May, 2013, 06:00 ET Sofinnova Ventures Announces Team Expansion and Promotion

Sofinnova Ventures, a Menlo Park investment firm, today announced a senior team addition and key promotion. Srinivas Akkaraju, M.D., Ph.D. has...


04 Dec, 2012, 06:00 ET Salveo Specialty Pharmacy, Inc. Completes Additional Equity and Debt Financings and Acquisition of Mission Road Pharmacy

 Salveo Specialty Pharmacy, Inc., a specialty pharmacy company backed by Three Arch Partners, NewSpring Capital and Petra Capital Partners,...


08 Sep, 2010, 08:10 ET Garheng Kong, M.D., Ph.D. Joins Sofinnova Ventures as General Partner

Sofinnova Ventures, a venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley, today announced that Garheng Kong, M.D., Ph.D. has joined the firm as General...


07 Feb, 2008, 00:00 ET Sofinnova Ventures Adds Seasoned Mobile Telecommunications Executive David Hytha

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a venture capital firm specializing in early-stage Life Science and Information...


27 Jun, 2007, 01:00 ET Sofinnova Ventures Expands Information Technology Team With Addition of Kauffman Fellow Jay Boddu

SAN FRANCISCO, June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a venture capital firm specializing in early-stage life science and information...


30 May, 2007, 01:00 ET Sofinnova Ventures Adds Biotechnology Executive Dr. David Kabakoff to the Life Science Team

SAN FRANCISCO, May 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a venture capital firm investing in early-stage life science and information...


08 May, 2007, 01:00 ET Sofinnova Ventures Adds Seasoned Chief Executive Bill Ringo to the Life Science Team

SAN FRANCISCO, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a venture capital firm investing in early-stage life science and information technology...


14 Nov, 2006, 00:00 ET Sofinnova Ventures Closes SVP VII With $375 Million

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a San Francisco venture firm investing in early-stage life science and information...


16 Jun, 2006, 01:00 ET Crocus Technology Raises $17 Million in a Series A Round of Financing

GRENOBLE, France, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Crocus Technology, a company focusing on Magnetic Random Access Memories (MRAM), today announced the...


02 Jun, 2005, 01:00 ET Jeffrey Stein, Ph.D. Joins Sofinnova Ventures as a Life Science Venture Partner in San Diego

SAN FRANCISCO, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a San Francisco venture firm investing in early-stage life science and information...


02 Jun, 2005, 01:00 ET Jeffrey Stein, Ph.D. Joins Sofinnova Ventures as a Life Science Venture Partner in San Diego

SAN FRANCISCO, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a San Francisco venture firm investing in early-stage life science and information...


17 Aug, 2004, 01:00 ET Nicola Campbell Joins Sofinnova Ventures as a Life Science Partner

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a San Francisco venture firm investing in early-stage life science and information...


03 Nov, 2003, 00:00 ET Sofinnova Ventures Closes SVP VI With $220 Million

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a San Francisco venture firm investing in early-stage life science and information...


24 Jun, 2003, 01:00 ET KaloBios Completes $4 Million in Seed Funding from Sofinnova Ventures and Alloy Ventures

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- KaloBios, a therapeutic antibody company and developer of proprietary platforms for the discovery...