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5AM Ventures Company Profile

07:49 EDT 25th September 2018 | BioPortfolio

5AM Ventures makes seed and early-stage investments in next-generation life science companies. Founded in 2002 by former Bay City Capital principals, 5AM Ventures has offices in Boston and San Francisco.

As successful former company leaders and established venture capitalists, the 5AM Team take a hands-on approach to company building. In addition to holding board seats in the majority of its portfolio companies, 5AM is directly involved in company strategy, management recruiting, business development, and fundraising in the majority of ventures it backs.

The 5AM portfolio, built on advanced life science technologies, is diversified among innovative platforms, spinouts from established biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, and companies developing near-term products.

Initially sponsored by Bay City Capital and Versant Ventures, 5AM counts among its current investors Diamond Capital Management (on behalf of the Dow Employees' Pension Plan); Next Generation Partners IV (a FLAG fund); Grove Street Advisors (on behalf of CalPERS); Alexandria Equities, LLC; Aravis; and leading entrepreneurs and family offices

Location

3000 Sand Hill Road Building 4, Suite 230
Menlo Park
California
94025
United States of America

Contact

Phone: 650-233-8600
Fax: 650-233-8923
Email: info@5amventures.com


News Articles [352 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

League raises fresh capital to grow employee health benefits platform

The Canadian startup secured C$62 million (or about $47.5 million) in a round led by TELUS Ventures. Wittington Ventures, OMERS, RBC Ventures, Real Ventures, Infinite Potential Group and BDC IT Ventu...

RubiconMD wraps up $13.8M Series B to connect PCPs and specialists

The round, which was led by HLM Ventures and Optum Ventures, included participation from Centene Corporation, Alma Mundi Ventures and others.

Eko raises $5mm in Series A round

Eko (cardiac monitoring devices) raised $5mm in its Series A financing led by ARTIS Ventures, which was joined by Strategic Partners, Dreamlt Ventures, 1812 Ventures, and founder.org.

StrideBio gets $15.7mm via Series A

StrideBio Inc. (developing novel adeno-associated viral (AAV) vectors for in vivo gene therapies aimed at rare diseases) raised $15.7mm in an oversubscribed Series A financing led by Hatteras Venture ...

AI firm Atomwise secures $45mm Series A round

Atomwise Inc. (AI using deep neural networks for drug discovery) closed a $45mm Series A round co-led by Monsanto Growth Ventures, DCVC (Data Collective), and B Capital Group. Returning backers Y Comb...

Brain-machine interface start-up Paradromics brings in $7mm in seed funding

Paradromics Inc. (implantable brain-machine interface (BMI) technology) brought in $7mm in a seed financing round co-led by Arkitekt Ventures (adds a board member) and Synergy Ventures. It-Farm, Dolby...

Mental health startup SonderMind brings in $2.5M seed round

Kickstart Seed Fund led the round, and Purple Arch Ventures, SpringTime Ventures, Service Provider Capital and Lanoha Ventures also participated.

Series E round brings $85.4mm to Sutro Biopharma

Sutro Biopharma Inc. (oncology) raised $85.4mm through its Series E round. Samsara BioCapital and Surveyor Capital co-led and were joined by existing backers Alta Partners, Amgen Ventures, Celgene, Li...

Drugs and Medications [6 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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Avant original instant hand sanitizer [B4 Ventures LLC]

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Aterra antibacterial hand wash [B4 Ventures LLC]

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Avant original - fragrance free [B4 Ventures LLC]

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PubMed Articles [5 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Outsourcing of Academic Clinical Laboratories: Experiences and Lessons From the Association of Pathology Chairs Laboratory Outsourcing Survey.

American hospitals are increasingly turning to service outsourcing to reduce costs, including laboratory services. Studies of this practice have largely focused on nonacademic medical centers. In cont...

Estimating and valuing the carbon release in scenarios of land-use and climate changes in a Brazilian coastal area.

Deforestation is a significant source of man-made carbon in the atmosphere, contributing to the greenhouse gas (GHG) effect. Although carbon releases are associated to the ecosystem functions of clima...

"Yes, we know!" (Over)confidence in general knowledge among Austrian entrepreneurs.

Overconfidence has been reported to be a common bias among entrepreneurs and might be one cause of the high failure rates observed for new ventures. In this study, we investigate the overconfidence bi...

The implication of CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing technology in combating human oncoviruses.

It is evidenced that 20% of all tumors in humans are caused by oncoviruses including Human Papilloma Viruses (HPV), Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV), Kaposi Sarcoma Virus (KSHV), Human Polyomaviruses (HPyV), ...

Detecting opinion spams through supervised boosting approach.

Product reviews are the individual's opinions, judgement or belief about a certain product or service provided by certain companies. Such reviews serve as guides for these companies to plan and monito...

Clinical Trials [2 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluation of a Digital Microscope for Malaria

Light microscopy, which is based on century-old technology, remains a key indicator in drug efficacy testing performed in the context of clinical trials for monitoring existing antimalaria...

Field Evaluation of a Device for Automated Malaria Microscopy (Autoscope Version 2)

Microscopy remains a key indicator in drug efficacy testing performed in the context of clinical trials for monitoring existing antimalarials or in the context of regulatory clinical trial...

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