Our Life Sciences Team

Morgenthaler Ventures is a premier venture capital firm, dedicated to helping entrepreneurs build valuable companies. Since 1968, we have invested in approximately 300 companies.The Morgenthaler Life Science Team consists of a highly experienced group of investors and operators who have invested and directed the exits of some of the largest venture-backed deals since 2000. The team members are located in Palo Alto, CA, Boston, MA, and Boulder, CO.

Representative life science companies include: Ardian, Avidia, CardioThoracic Systems, CareMedic, Elcelyx, Ensure, FoldRx, ForSight VISION2, GlobeImmune, Innovative Pulmonary
Solutions, Intergrated Vascular Systems, IPC – The Hospitalist Company, Miramar Labs, Morphotek, Moximed, OncoMed, Orexigen, Promedior, Perclose, Ra Pharma, Relievant, Ribozyme Pharmaceuticals, Second Genome, SetPoint Medical, Solta Medical, Stemgent, Transcend Medical, and Threshold Pharmaceuticals.

Some examples of Morgenthaler Life Science companies that have gone public or were acquired are highlighted below:

At a Glance

The Life Sciences Team focuses on the following: