ZS Pharma Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock

Redwood City, Calif. – March 23, 2015 – ZS Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZSPH), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of highly selective, non-absorbed drugs to treat renal, cardiovascular, liver and metabolic disorders, today announced that it intends to offer and sell, subject to market and other conditions 3,300,000 shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. A single selling stockholder, Alta Partners VIII, L.P., expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 495,000 additional shares of the Company’s common stock.

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Lyric Pharmaceuticals Announces $20.4M Series A Funding Round

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA, February 26, 2015Lyric Pharmaceuticals Inc. today announced the initial closing of a Series A financing round totaling $20.4 million. The financing, co-led by RiverVest Venture Partners, Santé Ventures and Third Point Ventures, includes participation by Aperture Venture Partners.

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Otonomy Submits New Drug Application to the FDA for AuriPro(TM)

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Otonomy, Inc. (Nasdaq:OTIC), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapeutics for diseases and disorders of the inner and middle ear, today announced it has submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the approval of AuriProTM as a treatment of middle ear effusion in pediatric patients undergoing tympanostomy tube placement (TTP) surgery.

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Neuros Medical Enrolls First Patients in Pivotal Study for Post-Amputation Pain

Cleveland, OH, January 28, 2015– Neuros Medical, Inc., a medical device company, announced it has enrolled the first patients in its pivotal clinical trial to evaluate the Company’s patented Altius® System High Frequency Nerve Block technology for the management of intractable limb pain of amputees.

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