Lumira Ventures partners with exceptional entrepreneurs to build life science companies that transform the lives of patients worldwide.
September 14, 2018
Endotronix, Inc., a digital health, medtech company dedicated to advancing the treatment of heart failure, today announced the close of a Series D financing round totaling $45 million. The round was... Learn More
Forbius (Formation Biologics) Awarded $18.8 Million Grant by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas
August 24, 2018
Forbius (Formation Biologics) announced today that it has been awarded a Product Development grant totaling $18.75 million from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). The... Learn More
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
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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