AzarGen Biotechnologies Overview

  • Founded
  • 2003
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 5
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series B
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $3.1M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 2

AzarGen Biotechnologies General Information


Developer of human therapeutic proteins designed to increase the survivability of premature-born infants. The company's human therapeutic proteins are made using advanced plant-based genetic engineering and synthetic biology techniques and it also offers a plant based expression technology which comprises optimal combinations of novel synthetic promoters, combined with enhancer and purification components, enabling medical professionals to offers drugs with superior clinical efficacy at low cost that can significantly improve the health status of citizens.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Other Healthcare Technology Systems
Other Industries
Social/Platform Software
Primary Office
  • Natural Science Building, Room 2066
  • Merriman Avenue, Stellenbosch
  • Cape Town
  • South Africa
+27 021 000 0000
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AzarGen Biotechnologies Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Angel (individual) 07-Jan-2016 $3.1M 00.00 Completed Startup
1. Seed Round Completed Startup
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AzarGen Biotechnologies Executive Team (2)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Mauritz Venter Ph.D Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Cobus Zwiegelaar Ph.D Co-Founder, Chief-Scientist & Chief Operating Officer
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AzarGen Biotechnologies Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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AzarGen Biotechnologies Investors (2)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Corporate Development Minority 000 0000 000000 0
South African Government Government 000 0000 000000 0
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