Cogentus Pharmaceuticals - Top 20 VC deals of 2007

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Company: Cogentus Pharmaceuticals
Based: Menlo Park, CA
Amount: $55M
Round: Third
Investors: Pinnacle Ventures, Prospect Venture Partners, Undisclosed Investor

Scoop: Cogentus' lead therapy is CGT-2168, a once-daily oral formulation that combines clopidogrel with a gastroprotectant that is designed to significantly reduce the gastrointestinal side effects commonly associated with antiplatelet therapy. Two Phase III clinical trials of CGT-2168 are underway.