KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., formerly known as AESTHERx, Inc., was founded in August 2005 and is a privately held biopharmaceutical company located north of Los Angeles in southern California.
KYTHERA is focused on science and innovation in aesthetic medicine. This market is expanding rapidly driven by an aging population, increasing discretionary income, and an evolution of patient preference toward restorative and preventative care. The company uses the tools of biotechnology to develop prescription therapeutics for this emerging market.
Current Team (18)Update
Chief Medical Officer
Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
Vice President, Clinical Operations
Vice President, Clinical Affairs
Senior Director, Intellectual Property
Vice President, Medical Affairs
Vice President, Product, Systems and Alliance Management
Past Team (7)Update
Vice President and Global Therapeutic Area Head
Founder and CMO
Chief Science Officer
Jan, 2005 - Sep, 2009
Director of Molecular Biology, Director of Molecular and Cell Biology
Nov, 2002 - Aug, 2008
Sep, 2008 - Apr, 2009
May, 2009 - Sep, 2009
Chief Business Officer
Funding Rounds (4) - $98.4MUpdate
Board Members and Advisors (8)Update
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