VC/I  Lagunita Biosciences

     Office Locations:

1490 O’Brien Dr Suite C
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Phone: 650-539-0715



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Medical Device



    Lagunita Biosciences is a healthcare investment company and incubator that creates and grows early stage companies to commercialize impactful translational science that addresses significant clinical needs. The firm evaluates opportunities in five key areas that correspond to the strengths and expertise of its team and network: Ophthalmology, Protein engineering and drug discovery, Surgical devices, Optical diagnostics and therapeutics, and Mobile health.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Darius Kharabi Chief Operating Officer
    Jennifer Cochran Chief Scientist
    Mark S. Blumenkranz Chairman, Founding Director


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







      Kedalion Therapeutics



      Series A


      Verana Health



      Series C


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