Lumira Ventures partners with exceptional entrepreneurs to build life science companies that transform the lives of patients worldwide.
August 2, 2018
(Reuters) - Privately held Celtaxsys Inc said on Thursday a mid-stage trial testing its experimental cystic fibrosis treatment was successful in reducing a key symptom of the genetic lung disease,... Learn More
enGene Appoints Veteran Life Sciences Executive Jason D. Hanson as Chief Executive Officer and President
July 16, 2018
MONTRÉAL and BOSTON, /CNW/ - enGene Inc., a biotechnology company developing novel non-viral vector gene therapies to provide oral delivery of a wide range of protein drugs, including the Gene... Learn More
July 10, 2018
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, California, /PRNewswire/ -- Antiva Biosciences, a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, topical therapeutics for the treatment of pre-cancerous lesions caused by human... Learn More
Our investment team of 9 professionals has over 225 years of collective experience founding, managing and investing in healthcare and life sciences companies. We value collaboration, creativity and challenging conventional wisdom.
Lumira donates a portion of partner time and profits to support the research, translational medicine and healthcare access missions of over a dozen leading healthcare foundations.
“Lumira’s philanthropic vision of leveraging research, resources and knowledge to improve the lives of patients will strengthen St. Michael’s ability to accelerate the pace.”
Dr. Arthur Slutsky | Vice-President
Vice-President of Research at St. Michael’s Hospital
“Lumira’s model provides a new pathway for philanthropy to partner with investors in advancing healthcare innovation.”
Barbara Grantham | President & Ceo
VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation
“This distinctive approach to supporting innovation is very creative, very much needed and very much appreciated by Princess Margaret and University Health Network.”
Paul Alofs | President & Ceo
Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation
Our team is strategically situated across North America to identify innovative companies within and outside the traditional start-up hubs, and help them access capital, talent and strategic partners.
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