Theator Raises $3M Seed Round to Enhance Surgical Performance and Reduce Medical Errors With Artificial Intelligence
Funding comes alongside the release of first product providing surgeons with a 'highlight reel' to improve surgical performance SAN MATEO, California and TEL AVIV, Israel, April 18, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Theator, the AI-powe... Devices, Surgery, Venture Capital Theator, machine learning, Artificial Intelligence (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 18, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Aidoc Raises $27 Million to Expand Its Life-saving Artificial Intelligence Solutions by 700% Across Medical Imaging
The radiology AI leader will grow its customer base and continue its mission to have AI become standard of care TEL AVIV, Israel, April 17, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Aidoc, the leading provider of AI solutions for radiologists, ... Devices, Radiology, Venture Capital Aidoc, intracranial hemorrhage, artificial intelligence (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Bardy Diagnostics(TM) Announces $35.5M in Series B Funding Round
SEATTLE, April 16, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Bardy Diagnostics, Inc., ("BardyDx"), a leading provider of ambulatory cardiac monitoring technologies and custom data solutions, announced today it has raised $35.5 million in... Devices, Diagnostics, Cardiology, Venture Capital, Personnel Bardy Diagnostics, cardiac monitor, CAM patch (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

EIP Pharma Closes $11.2 Million Financing Round to Advance Development of Neflamapimod in Additional Neurodegenerative Disease Indications
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 15, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- EIP Pharma, a CNS-focused therapeutics company, announced today the successful completion of $11.2 million in new private funding to explore the use of the investigational drug ... Biopharmaceuticals, Neurology, Venture Capital EIP Pharma, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, neflamapimod (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Nuvaira leads record quarter for venture capital investment in Minnesota
Minnesota's top venture capital deals in the first quarter went to Nuvaira, Evolve Additive Solutions and StemoniX. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 11, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Alex Wittenberg Source Type: news

Intrinsic Therapeutics Completes $52m Financing to Fuel Commercial Efforts in the United States to Benefit Lumbar Discectomy Patients
BOSTON, April 11, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Intrinsic Therapeutics, Inc., a medical device company focusing on surgeries to treat leg and low back pain resulting from ruptured lumbar discs with large anular defects, today announced... Devices, Orthopaedic, Neurosurgery, Venture Capital Intrinsic Therapeutics, Barricaid, discectomy, reherniation (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

VC activity starts 2019 strong, but will it repeat 2018?
First-quarter venture capital investments mirrored record-setting 2018. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - April 9, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Malia Spencer Source Type: news

VC activity starts 2019 strong, but will it repeat 2018?
First-quarter venture capital investments mirrored record-setting 2018. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 9, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Malia Spencer Source Type: news

Report: Life sciences VC slows in Q1, but tech deals still strong
More than $32 billion was poured into the U.S. startup ecosystem by venture capital investors in the first three months of 2019, according to a new report. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 9, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Allison DeAngelis Source Type: news

HistoSonics, Non-Invasive Robotics Pioneer, Closes $54 Million Series C Financing
Breakthrough medical platform offers vision of personalized tumor treatments with its novel sonic beam therapy ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 8, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- HistoSonics, developer of a non-invasive robotics platform and n... Devices, Venture Capital HistoSonics, Robotically Assisted Sonic Therapy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A Medtech IPO Worth Doing Cartwheels Over
Silk Road Medical CEO Erica Rogers cartwheeled up to the NASDAQ podium during the company's closing bell ceremony Thursday – and who could blame her? The company's IPO shot up 81% on its opening day, raising $120 million. The IPO also garnered a rare rating of 5 from IPOboutique.com, a research firm that rates IPOs on a scale of 1 to 5. The last IPO that received a 5 rating from the firm was Facebook in 2012. The Sunnyvale, CA-based company pioneered the TransCarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR) procedure, which combines surgical principals of neuroprotec...
Source: MDDI - April 6, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Business Cardiovascular Source Type: news

Citius Pharmaceuticals Successfully Raises $5.3 Million
Management Again Contributes Significantly CRANFORD, N.J., April 4, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Citius Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Citius") ("Company")("CTXR"), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused ... Biopharmaceuticals, Venture Capital Citius Pharmaceuticals (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 4, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Tioga Medical, A Shifamed Portfolio Company, Closes $15M In Series A Financing
Company is developing a novel transcatheter valve replacement technology for mitral and tricuspid applications CAMPBELL, Calif., April 4, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Tioga Medical, a newly formed Shifamed portfolio company, announ... Devices, Interventional, Cardiology, Venture Capital Tioga Medical, transcatheter, valve replacement (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 4, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Houston health tech firm raises nearly $12M
Houston-based Medical Informatics Corp. announced that it closed an $11.9 million Series A round to further develop its patient monitoring and predictive analytics platform. The financing round was led by California-based Data Collective Venture Capital (DCVC), with participation from Intel Capital — the venture capital arm of tech giant Intel Corp. — and the Texas Medical Center Venture Fund, according to an April 2 press release from Medical Informatics Group (MIC). As part of the deal,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 2, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Chris Mathews Source Type: news

Healthcare Startups Raised $1.5 Billion In March
For the second month in a row venture capital fundraising among healthcare startups is down year-over-year, but 2019's first quarter total is the second-highest in the past decade, according to an analysis conducted for Forbes by Pitchbook. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 2, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michela Tindera, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Hyalex Orthopaedics, synthetic cartilage company, adds new funding; expanding Series A total to $33MM
Brad Vale, PhD, DVM General Partner at Strategic Healthcare Investment Partners, will join the board as part of the financing BOSTON, March 28, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Hyalex Orthopaedics, a medical device company advancing ne... Devices, Orthopaedic, Venture Capital, Personnel Hyalex Orthopaedics, HYALEX (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 28, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Israel-based computational pathology startup Ibex raises $11M in Series A funding
Ibex Medical Analytics, an Israel-based startup founded in 2016 which is developing their own AI-driven computational pathology cancer diagnosis system, recently completed an $11M Series A funding round led by aMoon Fund. Additional investors in the round include Kamet Ventures, an investment arm of AXA Insurance, one of the largest global health insurance providers, 83North, a global venture capital fund and Dell Technologies Capital. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - March 28, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Former Martin Ventures CEO to join Change Healthcare's board after IPO
Phil Roe was CEO of Martin Ventures, Charlie Martin ’s venture capital fund, from 2015 until his retirement last year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - March 22, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Boston VC shop Flagship Pioneering raises $824m with 8th fund
Life-sciences focused venture capital group Flagship Pioneering said today that it raised $824 million for its new Special Opportunities Fund II, which aims to support companies created by its Flagship Labs unit. The funds join an existing capital pool of more than $700 million Flagship said it raised between late 2017 and 2018 to finance its in-house plays. Investors in the new Special Opportunities Fund II include long-time limited partners, new institutional investors and family offices and follows the $285 million Special Opportunities Fund I which closed in 2016. Flagship said that it has launched more than 75 venture...
Source: Mass Device - March 20, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Wall Street Beat Source Type: news

OptiScan Biomedical Completes $20 Million Series E Financing
Proceeds to Support U.S. Commercialization of OptiScanner 5000 and Ongoing Platform Expansion Company's First-of-its-Kind Continuous Monitoring Platform for Intensive Care Units to be Highlighted at 39th Annual ISICEM Conference HAYWARD, Calif., Marc... Devices, Monitoring, Venture Capital OptiScan Biomedical, OptiScanner 5000, continuous glucose monitor (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Will Peregrine Data Be the Turning Point for Hypertension Therapy?
Ablative Solutions just made a significant contribution to the resurgence of renal denervation procedures for the treatment of uncontrolled hypertension. The Kalamazoo, MI-based company added to the treatment’s resurgence narrative by unveiling compelling data from the Peregrine Post-Market Clinical Trial. The data reveal was during a late-breaking session at the 2019 Cardiovascular Research Technologies meeting in Washington D.C. last week. The Post-Market Study is a European multicenter open-label trial that evaluated the safety and performance of the Peregrine System Infusion Catheter, which has CE mar...
Source: MDDI - March 8, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Cardiovascular Source Type: news

Cerebral Therapeutics Raises Series A Extension Financing to Advance Clinical-Stage Drug Device Combination Therapy to Phase 3 Readiness for Adult Refractory Epilepsy
Financing Led by Granite Point Capital and Vivo Capital Cerebral Therapeutics Prepares IND and Clinical Development Program in the U.S. AURORA, Colo., March 8, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Cerebral Therapeutics, a clinical stage... Biopharmaceuticals, Drug Delivery, Venture Capital Cerebral Therapeutics, epilepsy, reformulated medications, implantable infusion (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Micro Interventional Devices(TM), Inc. Enters Strategic Alliance with OSCOR(R), Inc.; Closes Series D Financing
NEWTOWN, Pa., March 7, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Micro Interventional Devices, Inc. (MID) Chairman, President and CEO, Michael Whitman, and OSCOR, Inc. President and CEO, Thomas Osypka, are pleased to announce a strategic alliance ... Devices, Interventional, Cardiology, Venture Capital Micro Interventional Devices, OSCOR, Permaseal, transapical access (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 7, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

12 Chicago VCs You Should Know About
Chicago is quietly becoming a hotbed of venture capital that fuels technology — fueling startups not just in Chicago itself but across the country and in a wide range of industries. Here’s an overview of some of the region’s key VC players and an example deal from each of their portfolios. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - March 7, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Pete Wilkins, Contributor Source Type: news

Davis-based company raises funds to research alternatives to opioids
Davis-based Expanesthetics Inc. has picked up another $1.83 million in venture capital to bolster its research of new “inhaled” anesthetic products and alternatives to opioids.  The company raised $1.39 million in equity during a recent general solicitation, and raised $445,000 through a securities offering to existing shareholders, according to Securities and Exchange Commission documents filed on March 4.  Expanesthetics has been gradually accruing funds since February 2017, when it raised… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - March 6, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Healthcare Startups Raised $1.9 Billion From Venture Capitalists In February
Venture capital fundraising among healthcare startups was down on a year-over-year basis in February. But don't be fooled, startups still raised a lot of money last month. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - March 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michela Tindera, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Aprea Therapeutics Adds New Investor to Series C Financing
Janus Henderson Investors joins Investor Group BOSTON and STOCKHOLM, Feb. 27, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Aprea Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing novel anticancer therapies targeting the p53 tumor sup... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, Venture Capital Aprea Therapeutics, p53, myelodysplastic syndromes (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 27, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gracell Biotechnologies Completes $85 Million Series B for Immune Cell Gene Therapies
Gracell addresses the issues of complex manufacture and high cost of cellular gene therapeutics SUZHOU and SHANGHAI, China, Feb. 25, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Gracell Biotechnologies, Co., Ltd. ("Gracell") announced th... Biopharmaceuticals, Venture Capital Gracell Biotechnologies (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 25, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

These medtech companies raised the most VC in 2018
[Image from unsplash.com]Venture capital firms invested more than $2.9 billion in medical device companies in 2018 — a slight increase from the $2.8 billion raised in 2017, according to the MoneyTree report from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and CB Insights. Both the first and second quarters of 2018 saw an increase in investments, totaling nearly $778 million and $786 million respectively. The third and fourth quarters were slightly lower, with medtech companies raising $738 million in Q3 and nearly $641 million in Q4. There were 218 deals in 2018, a slight decrease from the 229 deals involving me...
Source: Mass Device - February 15, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Danielle Kirsh Tags: Business/Financial News venture capital Source Type: news

There are more female-led startups than ever. But they still face problems like investor bias
Here's how incubators and accelerators are helping prepare women founders for the realities of the startup and venture capital worlds. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ahalya Srikant Source Type: news

Burning Rock announces the completion of the Series C financing of RMB 850 million and strives to build an international leading tumor precision medicine brand
BALI, Indonesia and SHANGHAI, Feb. 14, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- On February 14, 2019, Burning Rock held the signing ceremony and announced the closing of the Series C financing totaling RMB 850 million. The financing was led by GI... Diagnostics, Oncology, Venture Capital Burning Rock, precision medicine (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Alan M. Muney, MD, MHA Joins NEA As Venture Advisor
Healthcare Industry Veteran Brings Services Expertise to Global Venture Capital Firm's Robust Healthcare Practice MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 13, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA), a leading global ven... Devices, Venture Capital, Personnel New Enterprise Associates (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 13, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Agios ex-CEO joins GV as life sciences investment team's co-head
After handing over control of one of the Bay State's most promising commercial biotech companies, David Schenkein is joining GV as a the co-head of its life sciences investment branch. Schenkein, the former Agios Pharmaceuticals CEO, started Monday as a general partner at GV, the venture capital arm of Google parent company Alphabet Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOG), according to the company. He will co-lead the life sciences investing team alongside GV general partner Krishna Yeshwant. The n ews was first reported… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Allison DeAngelis Source Type: news

Biopharmaceutical venture capital is spurring innovation and economic growth
The biopharmaceutical ecosystem has helped make the U.S. the global leader in biomedical innovation today. An important part of this ecosystem is the thousands of small startup biopharmaceutical firms that explore new avenues of medical research. Venture capital is the financial lifeblood of these startups, and America ’s biopharmaceutical companies play an important role in startup financing through investments made by their corporate venture capital (CVC) arms. To spotlight the importance of venture investment in the biopharmaceutical ecosystem, PhRMAtoday released new data examining the impact of venture capital a...
Source: The Catalyst - February 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tim McClung Tags: Economic Impact Research and Investment Venture Capital Source Type: news

ImageMoverMD Raises $4 Million to Automatically Connect Medical Images with Electronic Patient Records
Medical imaging startup will expand network of health systems using its platform to connect and optimize medical image management MADISON, Wis., Feb. 11, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- ImageMoverMD, a software platform that leverages... Healthcare Information Tech, Radiology, Venture Capital ImageMoverMD, Electronic Health Record, imaging (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Nuvaira Announces a $79 Million Financing Round to Pursue Groundbreaking Treatment of COPD
Market Development Veteran Lisa Rogan Joins Nuvaira's Executive Team MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 11, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Nuvaira, a developer of novel therapeutic medical devices to treat obstructive lung diseases, announced today ... Devices, Venture Capital, Personnel Nuvaira, Lung Denervation, Targeted Lung Denervation (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - February 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Here are the largest Series A rounds in Mass. biotech
Massachusetts biotech startups are not only reaching new heights in the scientific field, but in the pots of money they raise. Late last month, Cambridge startup Dewpoint Therapeutics emerged from incubation at Boston venture capital firm Polaris Partners with $60 million in Series A financing — one of the biggest ever raises for a local biotech company. Meanwhile, two of the executives behind Juno Therapeutics are repo rtedly hoping to raise between $800 million and $1 billion in Series A financing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - February 7, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Allison DeAngelis Source Type: news

Here are the largest Series A rounds in Mass. biotech
Massachusetts biotech startups are not only reaching new heights in the scientific field, but in the pots of money they raise. Late last month, Cambridge startup Dewpoint Therapeutics emerged from incubation at Boston venture capital firm Polaris Partners with $60 million in Series A financing — one of the biggest ever raises for a local biotech company. Meanwhile, two of the executives behind Juno Therapeutics are repo rtedly hoping to raise between $800 million and $1 billion in Series A financing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 7, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Allison DeAngelis Source Type: news

The top 10 medical device states: Everything you need to know
[Image from Unsplash]California, Minnesota and Massachusetts dominate the U.S. medical device industry. But many other states also play a significant role in medtech. From industry employment to venture capital investment to number of major headquarters, read on and discover how the medical device industry’s top states compare. Next>> Sources: Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development’s Compare Minnesota tool for industry employment and establishment numbers (2017) and medical device patent numbers (2015), PwC/CB Insights MoneyTree report for venture capital data (2017), Medical Design ...
Source: Mass Device - February 7, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Chris Newmarker Tags: Business/Financial News Featured Minnesota Source Type: news

Healthcare Venture Capital Funding Is Off To A Record Start In 2019
Healthcare startups raised a record $2.6 billion last month, but will these kinds of rounds continue for much longer? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michela Tindera, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Private Equity Raises The Heart Rate Of The HealthTech Revolution
The volume of investment from venture capital and private equity firms into European HealthTech businesses in 2018 signals technology having reached an inflection point in dictating how we prevent illness and receive care. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul-No ël Guély, Contributor Source Type: news

Chinese biotech feels chill in harsh winter for venture capital
Investment in sector slows as Beijing battles to control debt (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - February 4, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Longevity Vision Fund launches to support breakthrough innovation increasing human longevity
(InSilico Medicine, Inc.) To accelerate this emerging trend a team of professional investors and biotechnology entrepreneurs created the Longevity Vision Fund, a new venture capital fund focused on early-stage technologies and life-science businesses. The Fund seeks to invest in companies that provide products, services, and technologies aimed to extend the period of healthy human life. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

' Age-Tech': The Next Frontier Market For Technology Disruption
To understand more about the potential of " Age-Tech " , the convergence of Longevity and Technology, I spoke to Dominic Endicott, a venture capitalist and partner of Nauta Capital to get his views on “Age-Tech”, 4Gen and what the venture capital industry could contribute to the Longevity economy. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 1, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tina Woods, Contributor Source Type: news

Israeli Start-up Laminate, Developer of a Vascular Support Solution for Dialysis Patients, Has Completed a Capital Raising Round of $12 Million
Among the investors in the current round are the Japanese company Asahi Kasei Medical, one of the largest manufacturers of dialyzers in the world, and private investors such as Shai Agassi, Mickey Boodaei, Yuval Tal, and Meir Barel Laminate has begun cl... Devices, Venture Capital Laminate Medical Technologies, VasQ, vascular access, dialysis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 31, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Ekso Bionics Steps Up to Develop Exoskeleton Market in Asia
China is expected to have 30 million stroke patients by 2030, and many of those patients will have some degree of disability. And yet, the stroke and spinal cord rehabilitation industry in China is not as developed as it is in the United States. A new joint venture between Ekso Bionics, Zhejiang Youchuang Venture Capital Investment (ZYVC) and Zhejiang Silicon Paradise Asset Management Group could change that. "This joint venture is a transformative opportunity both for Ekso Bionics and for the millions of Chinese stroke and spinal cord injury patients who currently have limited access to advanced rehabilit...
Source: MDDI - January 30, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: MDDI Staff Tags: Orthopedics Source Type: news

Magnolia Medical Announces $20 Million Series C Financing
Funding to accelerate company mission to establish new standard of care in sepsis testing accuracy SEATTLE, Jan. 30, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Magnolia Medical Technologies today announced a $20 million Series C financing round ... Devices, Venture Capital, Personnel Magnolia Medical Technologies, Steripath, Specimen Diversion Device (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 30, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Alexandria building 'VC suites' into Lake Union life science building
The suites appear to be similar to Alexandria's biotech incubators in other cities, which offer low-cost lab space and venture capital to early stage biotech startups. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Casey Coombs Source Type: news

Alexandria building 'VC suites' into Lake Union life science building
The suites appear to be similar to Alexandria's biotech incubators in other cities, which offer low-cost lab space and venture capital to early stage biotech startups. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 24, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Casey Coombs Source Type: news

Jax company to present at exclusive conference, expand Florida footprint
Clearsense and its scalable data platform will be the only company representing Northeast Florida at the 2019 Florida Venture Capital Conference Jan. 31-Feb. 1 in St. Petersburg. The bulk of the 16 companies presenting at the conference are headquartered in Southeast Florida. The conference helps late-stage companies ramp up growth through equity fund raising. Companies have raised $4.5 billion since the conference started in 1984. Jacksonville-based Clearsense provides a swath of data tools, allowing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Will Robinson Source Type: news