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Jul 23, 2014, 06:00 ET
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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...

Jul 24, 2013, 06:00 ET
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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...

May 02, 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...

Dec 04, 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,...

Sep 08, 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...

Feb 07, 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...

Jun 27, 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...

May 30, 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...

May 08, 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...

Nov 14, 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...

Jun 16, 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...

Jun 02, 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...

Aug 17, 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...

Jun 23, 2004, 01:00 ET

Alain Couder Joins Sofinnova Ventures

SAN FRANCISCO, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a San Francisco venture firm investing in early-stage life science and information...

Nov 03, 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...

Jun 24, 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...

Sep 25, 2002, 01:00 ET

Sofinnova Ventures Holds First Closing on SVP VI and Promotes Buatois To Managing Director

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a San Francisco venture firm investing in early stage information technology and...

May 22, 2002, 01:00 ET

Twenty-Year Veteran of Biotechnology Industry Joins Sofinnova Ventures

SAN FRANCISCO, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a venture firm investing in early stage information technology and life sciences...

May 22, 2002, 01:00 ET

Twenty-Five Year Veteran of the Laser and Optoelectronics Sectors Joins Sofinnova Ventures

SAN FRANCISCO, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a venture firm investing in early stage information technology and life sciences...

Nov 13, 2001, 00:00 ET

Sofinnova Ventures, Telesystem-Argo Global Capital and Sofinnova Partners Invest $10 Million in European Wireless Data Services Company

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Sofinnova Ventures, a diversified venture firm specializing in early-stage information technology and...