Second Genome Named Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

August 2, 2017, South San Francisco, June 14, 2017

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Second Genome Announces Appointments in Human Resources, Finance to Support Corporate Growth

December 7, 2016, South San Francisco, CA

Second Genome, Inc., a leader in the development of novel medicines through innovative microbiome science, announced today that it has appointed Jim Sjoerdsma as executive vice president of human resources and Brian Dowd as senior vice president of finance.

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Second Genome Partners with King’s College London to Evaluate the Influence of the Microbiome in Landmark EAT Study

October 11, 2016, South San Francisco, CA

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Monsanto Collaborates with Second Genome to use Microbiome Technology Platform to Accelerate Protein Discovery

September 6, 2016, St. Louis, MO and South San Francisco, CA

Microbial genome analysis using big data science, bioinformatics and machine learning expected to drive discovery of microbiome-based solutions that can help farmers better manage on-farm challenges

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Second Genome Appoints Glenn Nedwin, Ph.D., as Chief Executive Officer

July 13, 2016, South San Francisco, CA

Second Genome, Inc., a privately-held biopharmaceutical company developing novel medicines through innovative microbiome science, today announced the appointment of Glenn Nedwin, Ph.D., as chief executive officer, president and member of the company’s board of directors. Dr. Nedwin joins Second Genome as the company accelerates the translation of its microbiome discoveries into a pipeline of clinical opportunities.

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Second Genome Secures $42.6 Million in Series B Financing Led by Pfizer Venture Investments and Roche Venture Fund

April 20, 2016, South San Francisco, CA

Second Genome, Inc., a privately-held biopharmaceutical company developing novel medicines through innovative microbiome science, today announced that it has closed an oversubscribed Series B investment round with $42.6 million in financing. The round was co-led by Pfizer Venture Investments and Roche Venture Fund, and brings the combined total investment in the company to $59 million.

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Second Genome Announces Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research Alliance with the APC Microbiome Institute at University College Cork

April 27, 2015, South San Francisco, CA

Second Genome, Inc., a leader in the development of novel medicines through innovative microbiome science, has entered into an alliance with the Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre (APC) Microbiome Institute at University College Cork (UCC), Ireland, to advance the development of therapies that prevent and treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Scientists from both groups will partner to explore the role of the microbiome in IBD by analyzing data from patients to identify new opportunities for therapeutic intervention.

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Second Genome Advances Lead Microbiome Drug Development Program in Phase I Clinical Trial as a Treatment for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

January 12, 2015, South San Francisco, CA

Second Genome, Inc., a pioneer in the development of novel medicines through innovative microbiome science, announced today that the company is advancing its lead drug candidate, SGM-1019, into a Phase I multiple-ascending dose clinical trial for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease. SGM-1019 inhibits a target that Second Genome researchers discovered to be a key driver of inflammatory bowel disease when modulated by changes in the microbiome.

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