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Genkyotex

Description

Developer of small molecule therapeutics that selectively inhibit NOX enzymes designed for the treatment of chronic diseases. The company engages in development of innovative drugs which block enzymes that produce oxygen radicals and allows the treatment of oxygen-radical mediated acute and chronic diseases, with improved specificity, safety and efficacy over existing antioxidants therapy, giving them a significant competitive advantage.

2006

Founded

PUBLIC

Status

11-50

Employees

Reverse Merger

Latest Deal Type

$72.8M

Total Amount Raised

10

Investors

Description

Developer of small molecule therapeutics that selectively inhibit NOX enzymes designed for the treatment of chronic diseases. The company engages in development of innovative drugs which block enzymes that produce oxygen radicals and allows the treatment of oxygen-radical mediated acute and chronic diseases, with improved specificity, safety and efficacy over existing antioxidants therapy, giving them a significant competitive advantage.

Website:

www.genkyotex.com

Ownership Status

Publicly Held

Financing Status

Formerly VC-Backed

Primary Industry

Drug Discovery

Other Industries

Discovery Tools (Healthcare)

Primary Office

16, Chemin des Aulx Plan - Les-Ouates 1228 GenevaSwitzerland +41 (0)22 880 1025
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    Genkyotex Valuation and Funding

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    Genkyotex Investors (10)

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    Investor NameInvestor TypeHoldingInvestor SinceParticipating RoundsBoard
    Seat
    Contact
    Info
    BioMedPartnersVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
    Eclosion VenturesAccelerator/IncubatorMinority000 0000000 0000
    Edmond de Rothschild Investment PartnersPE/BuyoutMinority000 0000000 0000
    Fondation d'Aide aux EntreprisesCorporationMinority000 0000000 0000
    MP Healthcare Venture ManagementVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
    BioMedPartners Venture Capital
    Eclosion Ventures Accelerator/Incubator
    Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners PE/Buyout
    Fondation d'Aide aux Entreprises Corporation
    MP Healthcare Venture Management Venture Capital

    Genkyotex Executive Team (11)

    NameTitleBoard
    Seat
    Contact
    Info
    Elias PapatheodorouChief Executive Officer & Board Member
    Alexandre GrassinDirector of Finance and Administration
    Philippe Wiesel MDChief Medical Officer & Executive Vice President
    Karl-Heinz Krause MDCo-Founder & Board Member
    Chihiro YabeCo-Founder
    Elias Papatheodorou Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
    Alexandre Grassin Director of Finance and Administration
    Philippe Wiesel MD Chief Medical Officer & Executive Vice President
    Karl-Heinz Krause MD Co-Founder & Board Member
    Chihiro Yabe Co-Founder

    Genkyotex Board Members (12)

    NameRepresentingRoleSinceContact
    Info
    Claudio Nessi Ph.DNeoMed ManagementManaging Partner000 0000
    Diego Braguglia Ph.DVI PartnersGeneral Partner000 0000
    Elias PapatheodorouGenkyotexChief Executive Officer & Board Member000 0000
    Eric ViaudSelfBoard Observer000 0000
    Ernest Loumaye Ph.DSelfChairman000 0000
    Claudio Nessi Ph.D Managing Partner NeoMed Management
    Diego Braguglia Ph.D General Partner VI Partners
    Elias Papatheodorou Chief Executive Officer & Board Member Genkyotex
    Eric Viaud Board Observer Self
    Ernest Loumaye Ph.D Chairman Self
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