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Dracen Pharmaceuticals
1812 Ashland Ave., 1st FLOOR, SUITE 100
Baltimore, MD 21205
Phone: US
http://www.dracenpharma.com/

Dracen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a privately-funded biotech company developing proprietary glutamine antagonists discovered at the Johns Hopkins University and the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Czech Academy of Sciences (IOCB Prague). Dracen was founded by Johns Hopkins University professors Barbara Slusher, MAS/PhD; Jonathan Powell, MD/PhD; and Rana Rais, PhD; together with their IOCB Prague collaborator Pavel Majer, PhD to develop the novel glutamine antagonists for the treatment of cancers as well as autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.

Key Contact
Name
Thomas M. Estok
Title
CEO
Funding Events

Date
Amount
Type
Investors
03/23/18 $40,000,000 Series A Deerfield Management Company, L.P.