SEATTLE, WA and SUNNYVALE, CA – Calypso Medical and IMPAC Medical Systems, an Elekta company, have identified product collaboration projects which will further enable integration of oncology management systems with the Calypso® 4D Localization System™.
Lilly to Acquire Phase III Molecule Teplizumab for the Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes Companies to Collaborate on the Development of Autoimmune Disease Treatments
INDIANAPOLIS, IN and ROCKVILLE, MD – Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) and MacroGenics, Inc. today announced that the two companies have entered into a global strategic alliance to develop and commercialize teplizumab, a humanized anti-CD3 monoclonal antibody, as well as other potential next generation anti-CD3 molecules for use in the treatment of autoimmune diseases.
ST. LOUIS, MO – RiverVest Venture Partners®, a venture capital firm investing nationwide in emerging medical technology and biopharmaceutical companies, today announced that Gordon Foulkes, Ph.D., has joined the firm as a Venture Partner. Dr. Foulkes brings to RiverVest extensive operational experience in biopharmaceutical research and development.
ST. LOUIS, MO – RiverVest Venture Partners®, a venture capital firm investing nationwide in emerging medical technology and biopharmaceutical companies, has named Dennis Wahr, M.D., to the position of managing director. Wahr, a specialist in cardiac medicine, brings to the firm more than 25 years of experience in clinical practice and medical device entrepreneurship.
ST. LOUIS, MO – RiverVest Venture Partners, a national venture capital firm focusing on seed and early-stage life sciences investments, has named Scott R. Naisbitt, M.D., Ph.D. an associate and Floyd E. Bloom, M.D., a scientific advisor.
ST. LOUIS, MO – RiverVest Venture Partners announced today that the fundraising for RiverVest Venture Fund I, L.P. is complete, closing with $89 million of capital under management. The firm’s founders and managing directors are Andrew B. Craig III, Thomas C. Melzer, Jay W. Schmelter and Mark J. Mendel, Ph.D.