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February 28, 2006

Kleiner Perkins' First Pandemic Investment

Justin Hibbard

Kleiner Perkins appears to have made its first investment from its new pandemic fund. True to its plan to invest in late-stage companies, the firm has sunk $12.5 million into publicly traded biopharma company Novavax (NasdaqNM:NVAX), which is developing an avian flu vaccine. The company was a penny stock just six months ago.

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