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Redx agrees funding from Redmile Group, LLC & Sofinnova Partners

Redx agrees funding from Redmile Group, LLC & Sofinnova Partners

Redx Pharma PLC announced that Redmile Group, LLC, a large and well-funded US based specialist healthcare and life sciences investment firm, has confirmed to the Board that it, together with Sofinnova Partners – an active European life science institutional investor – will provide up to £26.3 million of funding to Redx.

Redmile has subscribed for 11.5m shares at 11.2p per share and will also provide short term debt financing of £5m.

Additionally, Redmile and Sofinnova Partners intend to invest £20m in the form of a convertible loan note.

The immediate subscription proceeds of £1.3 million for new ordinary shares will serve to extend cash runway until the end of April 2020 and will be used for general working capital purposes.

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