Semma Therapeutics Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2014

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $937M

Semma Therapeutics General Information


Operator of a cell therapy and biotechnology company intended to develop transformative therapy with the curative use of stem cells in regenerative medicines. The company specializes in developing cell-based therapies for type 1 diabetes patients which traditionally require the use of an invasive insulin pump or multiple daily insulin injections combining proprietary cells with a state-of-the-art device, thereby eliminating the use of insulin injections and providing a functional cure for patients with diabetes.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Drug Discovery
Corporate Office
  • 100 Technology Square
  • Floor 3
  • Cambridge, MA 02139
  • United States
+1 (857) 000-0000

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Semma Therapeutics Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Merger/Acquisition 10-Oct-2019 $937M 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series B) 30-Nov-2017 00000 00000 Completed Startup
3. Grant 12-Sep-2016 000 0000 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 24-Mar-2015 $44M $44M 000.00 Completed Startup
1. Spin-Off 01-Dec-2014 Completed Startup
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Semma Therapeutics Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series A 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
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Semma Therapeutics Comparisons

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Semma Therapeutics Competitors (66)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Neurona Therapeutics Venture Capital-Backed South San Francisco, CA 00 00000 00000000000 00000
Regenerative Medical Solutions Venture Capital-Backed Madison, WI 00.000 0000000000 0 00.000
Sernova Corporation London, Canada 00 000.00 000000000 000.00
Seraxis Venture Capital-Backed Germantown, MD 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
Century Therapeutics Formerly VC-backed Philadelphia, PA 000 00000 000000000 00000
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Semma Therapeutics Former Investors (14)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
6 Dimensions Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
ARCH Venture Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
California Institute for Regenerative Medicine Government 000 0000 000000 0
Cowen Healthcare Investments Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Eight Roads Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Semma Therapeutics Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
CytoSolv 16-Nov-2015 0000000000 Biotechnology 0000000 0
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Semma Therapeutics FAQs

  • When was Semma Therapeutics founded?

    Semma Therapeutics was founded in 2014.

  • Who is the founder of Semma Therapeutics?

    Felicia Pagliuca Ph.D, Robert Millman JD, and Douglas Melton Ph.D are the founders of Semma Therapeutics.

  • Where is Semma Therapeutics headquartered?

    Semma Therapeutics is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.

  • What industry is Semma Therapeutics in?

    Semma Therapeutics’s primary industry is Biotechnology.

  • Is Semma Therapeutics a private or public company?

    Semma Therapeutics is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Semma Therapeutics?

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  • What is Semma Therapeutics’s current revenue?

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  • How much funding has Semma Therapeutics raised over time?

    Semma Therapeutics has raised $158M.

  • Who are Semma Therapeutics’s investors?

    6 Dimensions Capital, ARCH Venture Partners, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Cowen Healthcare Investments, and Eight Roads are 5 of 14 investors who have invested in Semma Therapeutics.

  • Who are Semma Therapeutics’s competitors?

    Neurona Therapeutics, Regenerative Medical Solutions, Sernova, Seraxis, and Century Therapeutics are some of the 66 competitors of Semma Therapeutics.

  • When was Semma Therapeutics acquired?

    Semma Therapeutics was acquired on 10-Oct-2019.

  • Who acquired Semma Therapeutics?

    Semma Therapeutics was acquired by Vertex Pharmaceuticals.

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