February 28, 2017 12:49 AM ET


Company Overview of Cempra, Inc.

Company Overview

Cempra, Inc., a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company, focuses on developing antibiotics to meet medical needs in the treatment of bacterial infectious diseases in North America. Its lead product candidates include solithromycin (CEM-101), which is in Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of community acquired bacterial pneumonia, as well as for uncomplicated bacterial urethritis; and Taksta, an antibiotic that has completed Phase II clinical trials for refractory bone and joint infections. The company also produces novel macrolides for non-antibiotic uses, such as the treatment of chronic inflammatory diseases, endocrine diseases, and gastric motility disorders. It has collaborative r...

6320 Quadrangle Drive

Suite 360

Chapel Hill, NC 27517

United States

Founded in 2005

93 Employees



Key Executives for Cempra, Inc.

President and Chief Commercial Officer
Age: 42
Total Annual Compensation: $330.0K
Founder and Scientific Consultant
Age: 67
Total Annual Compensation: $510.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 53
Total Annual Compensation: $350.0K
Chief Medical Officer
Age: 58
Total Annual Compensation: $300.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Cempra, Inc. Key Developments

Cempra, Inc. Presents at The Leerink Partners 6th Annual Global Healthcare Conference, Feb-15-2017 10:00 AM

Cempra, Inc. Presents at The Leerink Partners 6th Annual Global Healthcare Conference, Feb-15-2017 10:00 AM. Venue: Lotte New York Palace, 455 Madison Ave., New York, New York, United States.

Cempra, Inc. Presents at 35th Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, Jan-11-2017 03:30 PM

Cempra, Inc. Presents at 35th Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, Jan-11-2017 03:30 PM. Venue: Westin St. Francis Hotel, 335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102, United States. Speakers: David S. Moore, President and Chief Commercial Officer.

Cempra, Inc. - Special Call

To discuss on the Complete Response Letter (CRL) of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) relating to the company’s new drug applications (NDAs) for oral and intravenous solithromycin for the treatment of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia (CABP) in adults

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