07:00 , Mar 24, 2014 |  BioCentury  |  Strategy

A Remembrance: The quintessential serial entrepreneur

Very few of us will live as long, invent as much, or improve as many lives as Alejandro Zaffaroni. Alex, who was 91 when he passed away this month, already was an eminence grise in...
07:00 , Mar 10, 2014 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Affymetrix board of directors update

Affymetrix Inc. (NASDAQ:AFFX), Santa Clara, Calif.   Business: Microarrays   Deceased: Alejandro Zaffaroni, a founder, at the age of 91; he also founded Alexza Pharmaceuticals Inc. ; and Alza Corp. , which Johnson & Johnson...
02:20 , Mar 7, 2014 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Zaffaroni passes away

Life science entrepreneur Alejandro Zaffaroni passed away on March 1 at the age of 91. Zaffaroni founded a number of companies, including Affymetrix Inc. (NASDAQ:AFFX); Alexza Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXA); and Alza Corp. , which Johnson...
07:00 , Apr 15, 2013 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Maxygen management update

Maxygen Inc., Santa Clara, Calif.   Business: Enabling technology   Hired: Alejandro Zaffaroni, Ph.D., as CEO, currently a director at Affymax Research Institute (Palo Alto, Calif.); Russell Howard, Ph.D., as president and COO; formerly president...
07:00 , Oct 23, 2006 |  BioCentury  |  Strategy

Eidogen-Sertanty Inc.

Eidogen-Sertanty Inc....
08:00 , Jan 2, 2006 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Profiling Perlegen's money

Profiling Perlegen's money...
08:00 , Jan 2, 2006 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Ebb & Flow

Perlegen...
08:00 , Jan 10, 2005 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Ebb & Flow

Last week saw two series D rounds go in opposite directions. Cancer play...
08:00 , Jan 6, 2005 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Alexza raises $52 million

Drug delivery company Alexza (Palo Alto, Calif.) raised $52 million in a series D round co-led by Alloy and Delphi. New investors Abingworth; MDS Capital; Pacific Rim; T. Rowe Price; and WestRiver joined existing investors...
08:00 , Mar 15, 2004 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

'A' for effort

'A' for effort...