AcelRx Pharmaceuticals

AcelRx restructures, reduces workforce 36%

Monday, March 30, 2015

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, a California-based specialty pharma focused on development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of acute pain, has restructured its work force as part of a plan to reduce operating costs and focus its financial and development resources on working with the FDA to seek marketing approval for Zalviso, as well as to continue the development of ARX-04.

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Foresite closes $100M growth capital fund for late-stage healthcare companies

Friday, February 1, 2013

Foresite Capital Management, a growth equity firm founded by Jim Tananbaum to finance late-stage healthcare companies, has closed its $100 million fund, Foresite Capital Fund I. The firm draws on Tananbaum and his partners’ experience and expertise in building leading healthcare companies, as well as their broad private and public investment experience.

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