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Jeffrey Bird, M.D.,

Director
Jeffrey Bird, M.D., Ph.D., has served as a member of our board of directors since July 2005. Since July 2003, Dr. Bird has been a Managing Director at Sutter Hill Ventures, a California limited partnership, or Sutter Hill Ventures, where he focuses on healthcare, including biotechnology and medical devices. Dr. Bird serves on the boards of directors of Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Dr. Bird previously served on the board of directors of Horizon Pharma plc until October 2015. Dr. Bird received a B.S. in Biological Sciences, a Ph.D. and an M.D. from Stanford University.