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Roche Venture Fund, Enterprise Ireland Commit EUR3.3 M to Opsona Series B Financing
Date:5/18/2009

and innate immunity."

Commenting on today's announcement John O'Dea, Head of Lifesciences in the High Potential Start Up department in Enterprise Ireland said: "Opsona epitomises the type of innovative high potential company that EI is keen to support, and shows what can be achieved when the ambition and energy of a company are harnessed and supported. The company has a solid business strategy and strong links with industry and universities. Opsona has grown its product pipeline by investing intensively in collaborative R & D."

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About Opsona Therapeutics - Opsona is a drug development company, focused on novel therapeutic and preventative approaches to autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. The company was founded in 2004 by three of Trinity College Dublin's respected Immunologists. Opsona has a pipeline of therapeutics in advanced pre-clinical development which modulate the innate immune system, including biologics and small molecules. Opsona's lead product, a fully humanized monoclonal antibody (OPN-305) has demonstrated efficacy in a number of animal models and will start pivotal clinical trials in 2010. The company has also signed significant partnering and collaborative deals, with companies like Wyeth (USA). Headquartered in Dublin, Opsona also has laboratories in Lausanne, Switzerland. http://www.opsona.com

About Roche Venture Fund - The Roche Venture Fund makes investments in early stage biotech and diagnostics companies to support innovative technologies and medicines. Based in Basel, Switzerland, the Roche Venture Fund manages a portfolio of over 30 companies in 10 countries. http://www.venturefund.roche.com

About Enterprise Ireland - Enterprise Ireland is the government agency responsible for the development of Irish industry.
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