JB Therapeutics Inc

JBT is developing ajulemic acid (AJA) a nonpsychotropic synthetic THC derivative for the treatment of scleroderma & other fibrotic diseases

  • Stage Concept Only
  • Industry Biotechnology
  • Location Newton, MA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 5
  • Website jbtherapeutics.com

Company Summary

JBT is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing a non-psychotropic synthetic derivative of THC, the active ingredient in marijuana. The first indication being pursued is scleroderma, a multibillion dollar orphan indication with high mortality and effective therapies. Due to prior investments in the clinical development of AJA for a different indication, JBT is able to reach a high ROI exit in 18 months with a $1.5M investment


  • Mark Tepper, Ph.D.
    President & CEO

  • Jean Claude Becker, MD
    Chief Medical Officer

  • Ed Monaghan, Ph.D
    VP, Pharmaceutical Development

  • Garol Gloff, Ph.D.
    VP Regulatory Affairs

  • Susan Wilson, DVM, Ph.D.
    VP Toxicology


  • Corp Counsel-Amy Mastrobattista, Roberto Weiner, Israel; IP Counsel-Louis Myers, LLA
    Larry Nannis, Levine, Katz, Nannis and Solomon

Previous Investors

  • Boynton Angels|Founders|Vendors

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