India’s health tech startup MFine raises $16M in latest funding round led by Heritas Capital

India’s health tech startup MFine raises $16M in latest funding round led by Heritas Capital

Health tech AI startup MFine has raised $16m in a new funding round led by Heritas Capital with participation from Singapore-based family office of Y’S Investment Pte Ltd. Existing MFine investors including SBI Investment, SBI Ven Capital, BEENEXT and Alteria

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Virtual primary care symptom checker startup K Health closes $132M Series E

Examples of K Health app screens

K Health, a startup combining a free symptom checker with text-based telehealth and virtual primary care, has announced $132 million Series E – its third major raise within the course of a year. GGV Capital, Valor Equity Partners and Kaiser

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‘Smart pill’ startup etectRx strikes partnership with Pear Therapeutics

'Smart pill' startup etectRx strikes partnership with Pear Therapeutics

etectRx’s technology measures medication adherence. A tiny sensor embedded in each pill is activated when it reaches the patient’s stomach. Photo credit: etectRx After joining etectRx as CEO in August, Valerie Sullivan faced a big task. Competitor Proteus Digital Health

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Italian startup PatchAi closes €1.7M funding round

Padua-based digital health startup, PatchAi has closed a €1.7 million round led by UV Cap and SFEM Italia, joined by a follow-on investment from Healthware Ventures. This is the third round closed by the startup accelerated in Silicon Valley by

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Biotech startup raises $25M for cancer, Covid-19 vaccines

Biotech startup raises $25M for cancer, Covid-19 vaccines

New investments will help a biomedical startup in Irvine, California, push ahead with vaccines for cancer and Covid-19 and help fund the consumer launch of the company’s skin-care product.Founded in 2016, Aivita Biomedical said it has raised $25 million in

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One year after founding, startup EQRx raises $500M to advance goal of cheaper cancer drugs

One year after founding, startup EQRx raises $500M to advance goal of cheaper cancer drugs

A high-powered startup has raised $500 million toward its goal of making drugs for cancer and other chronic diseases more affordable and unveiled some of its most promising candidates.The company, Cambridge, Massachusetts-based EQRx, was co-founded last January by a prominent

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Dutch health insurer Zilveren Kruis partners with eye care startup

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Netherlands’ largest health insurer, Zilveren Kruis and the Dutch vision care startup, easee are entering into a partnership for the implementation of easee’s CE certified online eye test. WHY IT MATTERS Agreements have now been made with employers in the

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Virtual physical therapy startup Hinge Health reaches $3B valuation

Virtual physical therapy startup Hinge Health reaches $3B valuation

Hinge Health system combines sensors with health coaches to help patients make sure they’re doing physical therapy exercises correctly. Photo credit: Christine Lui Chen, Hinge Health Virtual physical therapy startup Hinge Health is now valued at $3 billion. The company

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Population health startup Color reaches unicorn status with new $167M raise

Color's COVID-19 testing kit

This week population health and genomics company Color became digital health’s latest unicorn after scoring $167 million in Series D funding. General Catalyst led the round with participation from funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates and Viking Global

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Swiss startup OnlineDoctor completes €5M Series A funding

OnlineDoctor, teledermatology

Swiss telemedicine startup, OnlineDoctor has concluded a Series A financing round of €5 million (CHF 5.5 million Swiss francs). Swiss health insurance company CSS, along with SwissHealth Ventures led the funding round. New investors Mutschler Ventures and US investor, PilotRock Ventures also contributed to

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