07:00 , Apr 9, 2012 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

OvaScience completes venture financing

OvaScience Inc. , Boston, Mass.   Business: Genitourinary   Date completed: 4/4/12   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $37 million   Investors: General Catalyst Partners; Bessemer Venture Partners; Longwood Fund; BBT Capital Management; Cycad Group;...
07:00 , Apr 9, 2012 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Making a baby-maker

Investors injected $37 million into OvaScience Inc. last week so the fertility company can produce clinical data proving its egg precursor stem cell technology can improve the success rate of in vitro fertilization. The cash...
01:01 , Apr 5, 2012 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

OvaScience raises $37 million

Fertility company OvaScience Inc. (Boston, Mass.) raised $37 million in a series B round led by new investor General Catalyst. Other new investors BBT Capital Management Advisors; Cycad Group; Hunt BioVentures and RA Capital joined...
07:00 , Sep 26, 2011 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Kythera completes venture financing

Kythera Biopharmaceuticals Inc. , Calabasas, Calif.   Business: Dermatology   Date completed: 9/19/11   Type: Venture financing   Raised: $37.4 million   Investors: Versant Ventures; Arch Venture Partners; Prospect Venture Partners; JAFCO; Partner Funds Management;...
00:58 , Sep 20, 2011 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Kythera raises $37.4M in series D

Kythera Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (Calabasas, Calif.) raised $37.4 million in a series D round. Existing investors Versant Ventures; Arch Venture Partners; Prospect Venture Partners; JAFCO; Partner Funds Management; Invus Financial Advisors; BBT Capital Management; Apothecary Capital;...
02:34 , Feb 19, 2009 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Kythera raises $10 million

Kythera (Calabasas, Calif.) raised $10 million in the second tranche of a series C round, bringing the total raised in the round to $40 million. All existing investors participated, including Versant Ventures; Arch Venture Partners;...
23:46 , Jul 9, 2008 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Portola raises $60 million

Portola (South San Francisco, Calif.) raised $60 million in an extension of its 2007 series C round, bringing the total raised in the round to $130 million. New investors D.E. Shaw Group; Adage Capital; BBT...
01:11 , May 20, 2008 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Kythera raises $30 million

Kythera (Calabasas, Calif.) raised $30 million in the first tranche of a planned $40 million series C round led by new investor JAFCO. Additional new investors BBT Capital Management/Apothecary Capital and PFM and existing investors...