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SUNESIS PHARMACEUTICALS ANNOUNCES $45 MILLION PRIVATE PLACEMENT

March 20, 2006
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Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel small molecule therapeutics, today announced that the Company has entered into a definitive agreement to raise approximately $45 million in a private placement of approximately 7.25 million shares of common stock and warrants to purchase an additional approximately 2.17 million shares of common stock.

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