Scott Rocklage Supporting Research for a Cause to a Cure

Scott Rocklage is the Managing Partner of 5AM Ventures since 2004. Scott Rockledge is actually known as Dr. Rocklage with more than 30 years of Healthcare Management experience. Scott Rocklage is a very prestigious businessman who held various leadership positions in the pharmaceutical industry such as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President throughout his career with some well-known companies such as Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Nycomed Salutar and Catalytica.


Scott Rocklage Education


University of California, Berkeley

Degree: Bachelor of Science

Studies: Chemistry


Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Degree: PhD

Studies: Chemistry


Scott Rocklage while attending Massachusetts Institute of Technology had the honor of conducting research with 2005 Chemistry Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Richard Schrock.



Scott Rocklage Impressive FDA Accomplishments


Scott Rocklage made an impressive accomplishment when he successfully managed to receive approval from the FDA which is a time consuming process for 3 medications listed below.


1.Cubicin – Antibiotic that’s used to treat infections.

2.Teslascan – Diagnostic MRI detection for lesions of the liver.

3.Omni Scan – MRI contrast agent used in imaging procedures to help

see one’s blood vessels.



5AM Ventures


5AM Ventures is a venture capital firm with two locations based in San Francisco California and Boston Massachusetts. 5AM Ventures was founded in 2002 and the business model is based on early investments to their clients towards next-generation life science for healthcare discoveries in medicine and science.


Scott Rocklage Clearing the Path to a Cure


Scott Rocklage as the managing partner of 5AM Ventures worked consistently with Dr. Matthew Disney of Expansion Therapeutics in reference to researching a cure for a genetic disorder called Myotonic Dystrophy which is the leading cause of Muscular Dystrophy in adults. 5AM Ventures was a financial contributor to the cause and Scott Rocklage was personally supportive of working closely with Dr. Disney on the needs in reference to researching for a cure. Research for this disorder must be consistent to find a cure that would be effective permanently. Scott Rockledge in assistance to forming the research team and financial investors are dedicated to his responsibilities at 5AM Ventures and is looking forward to working closely with Expansion Therapeutics to meet their goals for the cure for Myotonic Dystrophy.


Scott Rocklage at the end of the Day


Scott Rocklage is a loving Husband to his wife Patty Rocklage, Residing in the state of Massachusetts. Learn more: