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RiverVest is a leading venture capital firm building life science companies to address significant unmet medical needs.

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FUNDS

Since 2000

/ EXPERT INSIGHT

Global Clinical Trial Investigates Novel Heart Failure Treatment

VCs take significant but careful risks in funding novel efforts to address unmet medical needs, as RiverVest portfolio company Alleviant Medical aims to do for large underserved subsets of heart failure patients. Read RiverVest’s latest Expert Insight to learn why we chose to invest in Alleviant and its novel, no-implant shunt therapy. 

/ NEWS

ST. LOUIS, December 14, 2023 – RiverVest Venture Partners today announced the promotions of three current team members:  Karen Spilizewski and Izaac Zike, Ph.D. to Managing Director and Pascal Krotee, Ph.D. to Principal.

/ CASE STUDY

Good Therapeutics, founded in 2016 by John Mulligan, Ph.D., was acquired by Roche in 2022 for $250 million upfront plus potential milestone payments. Even better, Mulligan and company retained its platform and the ability to mine it for innovative drugs to fight cancer and other diseases. 

/ EXPERT INSIGHT

RiverVest’s latest Expert Insight explores the role of patient advocacy groups in therapeutic drug development for patients with rare diseases such as mitochondrial disease. 

 

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