Athira Pharma

Seattle's Athira Pharma files for IPO to fund quest for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s breakthroughs – GeekWire

Seattle biotech startup Athira raises $85M to develop therapies for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s – GeekWire

Seattle biotech startup Athira raises $85M to develop therapies for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s – GeekWire The Athira team. (Athira Photo) The foundation of Athira Pharma began while Leen Kawas was earning her Ph.D. in molecular pharmacology at Washington State University nearly a decade ago. Fast forward to today and the Seattle biotech startup is inching closer …

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This 35-year-old female CEO is about to crack the glass ceiling, shattering a dismal IPO track record – GeekWire

This 35-year-old female CEO is about to crack the glass ceiling, shattering a dismal IPO track record – GeekWire

This 35-year-old female CEO is about to crack the glass ceiling, shattering a dismal IPO track record – GeekWire Clinical pharmacist and Athira Pharma CEO Leen Kawas speaking at the 2018 GeekWire Summit. (GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota) Leen Kawas is truly a unicorn. The 35-year-old co-founder and CEO of Seattle biotechnology company Athira Pharma …

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