Company Profile For Acumen Pharmaceuticals Inc. 
10/19/2005 5:09:42 PM

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Acumen Pharmaceuticals Inc. ( is a venture-backed, pre-clinical biotech company, focused on developing the first effective therapeutics and diagnostics for Alzheimer's disease and other memory-related disorders. Founded in 1996, Acumen owns or has licensed the critical patents underlying the ADDL mechanism now widely believed to cause Alzheimer's disease. In addition to an ELISA-based diagnostic, Acumen has three small molecule programs to stop ADDL-related diseases. NeuroVentures LLC and the Biotech Value Fund have made a seed investment in the Company.

Company: Acumen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Headquarters Address: 1309 Evergreen Court Glenview, IL 60025

Main Telephone: 415-281-1392

Type of Organization: Private

Industry: Health: Biotechnology

Key Executives: CEO: David Summa CSO: Grant Krafft

President Contact: David Summa Phone: 415-281-1392 Email:

Chief Science Officer Contact: Grant Krafft Phone: 847-729-6687 Email:

Contact: Acumen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Source: Acumen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.