Kate Therapeutics

Kate Therapeutics Debuts With $51 Million Series A To Develop Next-Generation Genetic Medicines To Treat Muscle and Heart Diseases

Kate Therapeutics Inc., a next-generation gene therapy company, has emerged from stealth mode after securing a $51 million Series A financing round. The funding was co-led by Westlake Village BioPartners and Versant Ventures, with participation from Osage University Partners and UF Innovate | Ventures. Additionally, the company has granted Astellas Pharma Inc. an exclusive worldwide license to develop, manufacture, and commercialize KT430 for the treatment of X-linked myotubular myopathy (XLMTM).