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VC-funded Company:

Amplyx Pharmaceuticals
3210 Merryfield Row
San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: 858-348-4458

Amplyx Pharmaceuticals is developing novel, broad-spectrum antifungal agents for the treatment of life-threatening fungal infections. The company's lead compound, APX001, will enter clinical development in 2016 and has shown broad-spectrum activity in animal models of invasive fungal infection by common species of Candida and Aspergillus, as well as high potency against rare, difficult-to-treat molds. Amplyx has raised $42.5 million in venture capital and received more than $10 million in grants from the National Institutes of Health to supports its drug discovery and development efforts. The company's research operations are located at Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS in San Diego, Calif.

Key Contact
Mike Grey
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