Aurora Biosciences Corp.

La Jolla, Calif.
Technology: Mammalian cell-based ultra-high throughput screening
Disease focus: NA
Founded: 1995 by Roger Tsien, Charles Zuker, Geoffrey Rosenfeld and Kevin Kinsella
University collaborators: University of California at San Diego and California Institute of Technology
Corporate partners: None
Clinical status: NA
Number of employees: 10
Funds raised: $13.6 million
Funding sources: Abingworth Management, Domain Partners, New Enterprise Associates, Avalon Medical Partners, Biotechnology Investments Ltd. and Kingsbury Associates
CEO: Timothy Rink
Patents: None issued