Navigation Links
Leader Ventures Supports Innovative Drug Discovery Company Carmot
Date:12/20/2010

MENLO PARK, Calif., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Leader Ventures, an investment firm offering blended debt and equity financing, today announced equipment financing to Carmot Therapeutics Inc., an innovative drug discovery company.

Chemotype Evolution, Carmot's proprietary drug-discovery platform invented by Carmot co-founders Stig K. Hansen and Daniel A. Erlanson while at Sunesis, is being used to identify promising drug candidates in a broad range of therapeutic areas.

"Leader's flexibility and understanding of our needs has been a tremendous source of support for Carmot, not only financially," said Stig K. Hansen, CEO at Carmot Therapeutics Inc. "We're looking forward to continuing to work with Leader Ventures as we grow and lead innovation in drug discovery."

"The leadership team is what first attracted us to Carmot," said Brian Best, managing director at Leader Ventures. "We then learned about the Chemotype Evolution technology platform making rapid identification of compounds for a wide variety of challenging disease targets a reality."

About Carmot Inc.Carmot Therapeutics was founded by Drs. Hansen and Erlanson in 2008 with the goal of commercializing and further developing Chemotype Evolution. Carmot has licensed the technology and fragment libraries from Sunesis, and Carmot is in the process of further expanding the capabilities of Chemotype Evolution. Chemotype Evolution is a patent pending technology that was invented by Drs. Stig K. Hansen and Daniel A. Erlanson while they were working at Sunesis Pharmaceuticals.

About Leader Ventures: Leader Ventures is a private investment firm providing blended debt and equity financing to a diversified portfolio of private and public companies. With offices in San Francisco and Menlo Park, the firm invests primarily in the U.S. and employs a variety of loan plus equity structures to invest in companies at different developmental stages, across diverse industry segments.
'/>"/>

SOURCE Leader Ventures
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. Hospital to Hold MRSA Briefing for Media and Community Leaders
2. AIDS Action Council Statement on World AIDS Day 2007: Leadership Needed for a National Strategy to Stop the AIDS Epidemic
3. Molecular Biometrics Hires Denny Sakkas, PhD Renowned Yale Embryologist and International Thought-Leader, as Chief Scientific Officer; Opening U.S. Research Facility
4. SpineMark Partners With Regional Spine Leaders to Launch Its First Multisite Spine Research Organizations in Los Angeles, Denver
5. Intercell AG to Acquire Iomai Corporation to Expand Late Stage Product Pipeline and Strengthen Leadership in Vaccine Innovation
6. Stereotaxis Market Leadership Reinforced in Core Curriculum and Symposium Presentations at Heart Rhythm 2008
7. OxyBand Technologies, Inc. Hires a Leader in Medical Technology as Chief Technology Officer
8. Ending Cervical Cancer Featured at Summit; QIAGEN CEO Issues a Call to Global Women Leaders
9. BBK Worldwide Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Industry Leadership Through Innovation in Patient Enrollment
10. Nations Foremost Health Care Leaders Kick Off Summit Focused on Zero-Tolerance Approach to Hospital-Acquired Infections
11. Evalve Expands Executive Leadership Team
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/19/2014)... 2014  Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC ... and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical ... Dental Supply, Inc., a leading full-service provider of dental ... Schein,s entrance into Japan , the ... to 28 the number of countries in which the ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... 2014  Training market researchers to spot and ... in today,s highly competitive global marketplace. As resources ... effectively and efficiently produce high performing analysts, regardless ... Effective training programs can help these ... internal clients by developing analysts who can drive ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... 2014 ... the addition of the  "China Interventional Cardiovascular ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) ... China impacted by accelerated ... concept, dietary habit, way of working and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Henry Schein Enters Japan With Investment in Iwase Dental Supply 2Henry Schein Enters Japan With Investment in Iwase Dental Supply 3Henry Schein Enters Japan With Investment in Iwase Dental Supply 4Henry Schein Enters Japan With Investment in Iwase Dental Supply 5Effective Training Programs for Market Research Groups can Boost Overall Organizational Success 2China Interventional Cardiovascular Device Industry Report 2014-2017 2China Interventional Cardiovascular Device Industry Report 2014-2017 3
(Date:10/20/2014)... October 20, 2014 Allegheny General Hospital’s ... that enables physicians to repair a damaged mitral valve ... MitraClip system, developed by Abbott Vascular , ... progressive and life-threatening condition in which the heart’s mitral ... flow backward from the heart’s left ventricle into the ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... 20, 2014 hc1.com today announced ... cloud solution that enables healthcare organizations of all ... healthcare-specific customer relationship management (“CRM”) solution. , Designed ... needs of the healthcare industry, the hc1 Healthcare ... and patients by combining healthcare CRM, HIPAA-compliant collaboration, ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website ... Sit and Slim II . , The FDA ... Sit and Slim II because it contains Sibutramine ... loss product on various websites and possibly in some retail ... safety reasons, can significantly increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... OH (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 National Teen ... Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (Ohio AAP, ... (NHTSA) in encouraging parents of teen drivers to talk to ... the road. , Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause ... teen drivers involved in fatal crashes, and 859 (42%) of ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Houston plastic surgeon Dr. Christopher ... of his innovative True Form Tummy Tuck® ... and faculty at The University of Texas Medical ... once a medical student. Patronella, who is a founding ... surgery practices in Texas, The Aesthetic Center for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 2Health News:Allegheny General Hospital Introduces New, Beating-Heart Procedure for Mitral Valve Repair 3Health News:Healthcare Relationship Management (HRM) Leader hc1.com® Launches hc1® Quick Start™ 2Health News:FDA Advises Not to Use Sit and Slim II: AttorneyOne Monitors and Keeps Consumers Informed 2Health News:Ohio AAP Promotes National Teen Driver Safety Week 2Health News:Plastic Surgeon Patronella Presents Artistically-Inspired Tummy Tuck Method to Future Generation of Plastic Surgeons in Texas 2
... Iowa, Oct. 30 Barack Obama today,stepped ahead of ... most,critical areas of foreign policy, the effort to eradicate ... this area, he pledged to,increase spending on global HIV/AIDS ... same time increasing overall foreign assistance spending to,$50 billion ...
... radiotherapy to treat breast cancer may, in some cases, ... toxic radiation as does the standard six weeks of ... because the short treatment, known as partial breast irradiation, ... through multiple beams, these beams can pass through the ...
... Vanda Pharmaceuticals,Inc. (Nasdaq: VNDA ), a ... clinical-stage product candidates for central,nervous system disorders, today ... II clinical trial evaluating VSF-173 in a,clinical model ... examined the effects of VSF-173 on a model ...
... PharmAthene, Inc., a leading,biodefense company specializing in the ... biological terrorism,announced today that it is scheduled to ... 9th Annual Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, November 6, ... Company will be David P.,Wright, President and Chief ...
... vitamin D levels and the overall risk of dying ... 30 in the Journal of the National Cancer ... with a decreased risk of colorectal cancer death. , ... vitamin D can reduce cancer mortality by decreasing cancer ...
... (NASDAQ: ANPI , TSX: ANP), a global ... participate in the CIBC 18th Annual,Healthcare Conference, which ... New York City. Tom Bailey, Angiotech Chief ... a 30-minute break-out session on Monday, November,5, beginning ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Obama Pledges Major Expansion of AIDS and Global Poverty Programs 2Health News:Normal tissue not spared in new forms of breast cancer radiotherapy 2Health News:Vanda Pharmaceuticals' VSF-173 Excessive Sleepiness Phase II Clinical Trial Suggests Wake-Promoting Properties 2Health News:Vanda Pharmaceuticals' VSF-173 Excessive Sleepiness Phase II Clinical Trial Suggests Wake-Promoting Properties 3Health News:Vanda Pharmaceuticals' VSF-173 Excessive Sleepiness Phase II Clinical Trial Suggests Wake-Promoting Properties 4Health News:Study finds no connection between vitamin D and overall cancer deaths 2
The Precedent establishes a new generation of revision hip stems....
The Natural-Hip combines the surgical simplicity of a straight stem with many of the best features of an anatomic stem....
Calcar replacement stems provide options for revision and trochanteric fractures. Revision hip surgery and trauma often require prosthetic designs that replace proximal medial calcar bone loss....
... materials contributes to successful outcomes for ... procedures and technique, the materials you ... your patients' outcomes, both short-term and ... Cross-Linked Polyethylene. MARATHON Polyethylene is the ...
Medicine Products: