Khosla Ventures

Vicarious Surgical Announces Breakthrough Designation by the FDA, Appoints Scott Huennekens to Board of Directors | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

BOSTON , Dec. 4, Vicarious Surgical Inc., the leading innovator in virtual reality and robotics for minimally invasive surgical treatments, announced today they were recently granted the Breakthrough Device Designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). (PRNewsfoto/Vicarious Surgical) The FDA Breakthrough Devices Program is intended to help patients receive more timely access to breakthrough technologies that have the potential to provide more effective treatment. Under the program, the …

3D Printing Footwear Company Opens 1st Retail Space [Photos] | 12/4/2019

PHOTO: NEIL BARBISAN By Mario Toneguzzi Vancouver-based footwear company Casca has launched its proprietary 3D technology, unlocking personalized fit for consumers, thanks to a $3.5 million investment led by Khosla Ventures and joined by Tobias Lutke , founder of Shopify. “At Casca, our vision is to set a new standard for the future of footwear,” said co-founder Braden Parker . “A big part of this is the way we manufacture …

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1955 Capital MP Andrew Chung says Portfolio Company Gridtential Closer to Commercialization via Global Partnerships | Business Wire | 12/3/2019

… that can address the developing world’s most pressing challenges related to energy, healthcare, food, agriculture, education and sustainable manufacturing. With over a decade of experience investing in these sectors at leading global firms like Khosla Ventures and Lightspeed Ventures, Chung has experience in identifying technologies with significant impact potential in developing countries, and supporting entrepreneurs in developing mutually productive partnerships. The firm is based in San Mateo, California. More information …

Zebra Medical Vision Secures a Fourth FDA Clearance for AI for Medical Imaging | Business Wire | 11/27/2019

KIBBUTZ SHEFAYIM, Israel- Zebra Medical Vision , the deep-learning medical imaging analytics company, announces today its fourth FDA 510(k) clearance for the HealthCXR device intended for the identification and triaging of pleural effusion in Chest X-rays. The recently cleared AI product expands its growing AI1™ bundle of triage and prioritization applications for Chest X-rays. The company will be showcasing its AI1™ bundle at this year’s RSNA conference …

Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson of Future Ventures talk SpaceX, the Boring Company, and . . . ayahuasca | TechCrunch | 11/23/2019

Last week, at a StrictlyVC event in San Francisco, we sat down with Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson, investors who came together to create the investment outfit Future Ventures roughly one year ago. It was their first public appearance together since announcing their $200 million fund , and we started by asking Jurvetson about his high-profile split from his old firm DFJ. (He said of the experience that “sometimes life …

Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson of Future Ventures talk to SpaceX, the Boring Company, and. , , Ayahuasca – TechCrunch | 11/23/2019

Home / SmartTech / Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson of Future Ventures talk to SpaceX, the Boring Company, and. , , Ayahuasca – TechCrunch Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson of Future Ventures talk to SpaceX, the Boring Company, and. , , Ayahuasca – TechCrunch Google + Last week, at a StrictlyVC event in San Francisco, we met with Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson, investors who teamed up about a year ago to start the investment outfit Future Ventures. It …

Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson of Future Ventures talk SpaceX, the Boring Co. and . . . ayahuasca | Yahoo News | 11/23/2019

Last week, at a StrictlyVC event in San Francisco, we sat down with Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson, investors who came together to create the investment outfit Future Ventures roughly one year ago. It was their first public appearance together since announcing their $200 million fund , and we started by asking Jurvetson about his high-profile split from his old firm DFJ. (He said of the experience that “sometimes life …

Zebra Medical Vision joins forces with Nuance to bring more AI to diagnostic imaging | Business Wire | 11/22/2019

Zebra Medical Vision joins forces with Nuance to bring more AI to diagnostic imaging 8 hrs ago Save BURLINGTON, N.J. & SHEFAYIM, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov 22, 2019– Zebra Medical Vision , the deep-learning medical-imaging analytics company, announces today that its AI1™ “all-in-one” bundle of AI products will be available on the Nuance ® (NASDAQ: NUAN) AI Marketplace. Nuance offers the first and largest portal with one-stop access …

1955 Capital Adds Private Equity Finance Veteran Jim Hinson as Chief Financial Officer | PR Newswire | 11/22/2019

… that can address the developing world’s most pressing challenges related to energy, healthcare, food, agriculture, education and sustainable manufacturing. With over a decade of experience investing in these sectors at leading global firms like Khosla Ventures and Lightspeed Ventures, Chung has experience in identifying technologies with significant impact potential in developing countries, and supporting entrepreneurs in developing mutually productive partnerships. The firm is based in San Mateo , California. More information …

1955 Capital Promotes Kathy Chen to Vice President | PR Newswire | 11/22/2019

… that can address the developing world’s most pressing challenges related to energy, healthcare, food, agriculture, education and sustainable manufacturing. With over a decade of experience investing in these sectors at leading global firms like Khosla Ventures and Lightspeed Ventures, Chung has experience in identifying technologies with significant impact potential in developing countries, and supporting entrepreneurs in developing mutually productive partnerships. The firm is based in San Mateo , California. More information …

BurgerIM and Impossible Foods Are Making Black Friday Impossibly Tasty With Free Impossible™ Burgers | Business Wire | 11/19/2019

ENCINO, Calif.- BurgerIM , a fast-growing burger chain offering a mesmerizing array of gourmet burgers, is thrilled to announce the permanent addition of an Impossible Burger to its menu. To celebrate the national debut of the chain’s newest meatless burger option, BurgerIM has teamed up with Impossible Foods to offer guests a free Impossible Burger with purchase this Black Friday, November 29, 2019, at all 212 BurgerIM locations across the …

People are terrible judges of talent. Can algorithms do better? | 11/19/2019

By Sarah Todd November 19, 2019 On a recent visit to the Pymetrics headquarters in Manhattan’s Flatiron district, company co-founder and CEO Frida Polli was sitting on a couch, looking casual but chic in a puffy vest and long-sleeved shirt. Outside the glass doors of the meeting room was a standard startup scene: bright lights, open office, young people in hoodies and jeans, an Australian shepherd named Taco …

Inflammatix Announces Funding from BARDA to Advance HostDx™ Tests | PR Newswire | 11/14/2019

Inflammatix Announces Funding from BARDA to Advance HostDx™ Tests HostDx Fever Test Reads the Immune System to Rapidly Diagnose Acute Infections at Point of Care News provided by Nov 14, 2019, 07:00 ET Share this article BURLINGAME, Calif. , Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Inflammatix , a pioneering molecular diagnostics company, announced today an agreement with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human …

Sleep Fitness Company Eight Sleep Raises $40 Million In Funding | 11/13/2019

Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep announced it has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund with participation from other investors that included Craft Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator, 8VC, Flexport founder Ryan Petersen, and Eventbrite co-founder and chairman Kevin Hartz. Including this round of funding, Eight Sleep has raised nearly $65 million …

Eight Sleep Secures $40M Investment | 11/13/2019

Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund with participation from other investors that included Craft Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator, 8VC, Flexport founder Ryan Petersen, and Eventbrite co-founder and chairman Kevin Hartz. Including this round of funding, Eight Sleep has raised nearly $65 million in total funding. Ever since Eight Sleep launched in 2015, the company pioneered sleep performance within the …

Recent Financing Rounds in the Biopharma Industry | BioSpace | 11/12/2019

BioSpace takes a look at some of the financing rounds announced over the past few weeks. eGenesis – Cambridge, Mass.-based eGenesis secured $100 million in a Series B financing round that was helmed by Fresenius Medical Care Ventures. Other participants in the round include Leaps by Bayer and Wellington Partners, as well as ARCH Venture Partners, Biomatics Capital, Alta Partners, and Khosla Ventures. Funds from the financing round will be …

D2iQ Introduces Kommander for Enterprise-Grade Governance and Management of Kubernetes Clusters | PR Newswire | 11/12/2019

SAN FRANCISCO , Nov. 12, D2iQ, the leading provider of enterprise-grade cloud platforms that power smarter Day 2 operations, today announced the release of Kommander, a new product that delivers federated multi-cluster management and governance across disparate clusters for any on-premise or cloud Kubernetes distribution. Kommander provides unified lifecycle management, observability, and configuration management across an organization’s Kubernetes clusters, enabling successful Day 2 operations for enterprises around the …

eGenesis Announces $100 Million Series B Financing | BioSpace | 11/8/2019

… led by Fresenius Medical Care Ventures (FMCV), with participation from new investors including Leaps by Bayer, and Wellington Partners. Existing investors including, but not limited to, ARCH Venture Partners, Biomatics Capital, Alta Partners, and Khosla Ventures all participated. eGenesis is committed to helping solve the global organ shortage by pioneering an alternative source of human-compatible organs. Over 110,000 patients are on the organ transplant waitlist in the U.S. alone …

Eight Sleep looks to expand smart bed business with $40M investment | MobiHealthNews | 11/8/2019

Founders Fund led the round, which will help the sleep tracking company expand its team and support R&D. November 08, 2019 Share Data-driven smart bed maker Eight Sleep (formerly known as Luna) has raised $40 million in its latest investment round, announced Wednesday. The funding was headed by Founders Fund, and included support from Craft Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator, 8VC, Flexport’s Ryan Petersen and Eventbrite’s Kevin Hartz …

VCs just bet $3.2 billion on startups looking to transform healthcare. Meet the top 10 firms making the most digital health investments. | Business Insider | 11/7/2019

… The firm has an extensive portfolio across many sectors like commerce, education, and health and biotech startups. Investments : Ginkgo Bioworks , the biotech company focused on synthetic biology and drug discovery company Recursion Pharmaceuticals. 3 - Khosla Ventures Vinod Khosla, founder of Khosla Ventures. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Menlo Park, California-based Khosla Ventures invests across a variety of industries. Healthcare is one of 17 fields the venture firm lists …

Food and Drug Administration

Vicarious Surgical Announces Breakthrough Designation by the FDA, Appoints Scott Huennekens to Board of Directors | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

… and robotics for minimally invasive surgical treatments, announced today they were recently granted the Breakthrough Device Designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). (PRNewsfoto/Vicarious Surgical) The FDA Breakthrough Devices Program is intended … and physicians, and backed by technology luminaries including Bill Gates , Khosla Ventures, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors, Jerry Yang’s AME Cloud Ventures, and Marc Benioff . Contact: [email protected] SOURCE Vicarious Surgical Related Links https://www.vicarioussurgical.com …

Vicarious Surgical Announces Breakthrough Designation by the FDA, Appoints Scott Huennekens to Board of Directors | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 12/4/2019

… and robotics for minimally invasive surgical treatments, announced today they were recently granted the Breakthrough Device Designation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA Breakthrough Devices Program is intended to help patients … and physicians, and backed by technology luminaries including Bill Gates , Khosla Ventures, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors, Jerry Yang’s AME Cloud Ventures, and Marc Benioff . Contact: [email protected] View original content to download multimedia:https://www.prnewswire.com …

Medical Imaging

Zebra Medical Vision’s Solutions Now Available on Philips IntelliSpace AI Workflow Suite, Enabling More AI Capabilities for Radiologists | 12/3/2019

… Capabilities for Radiologists December 3, 2019 10:05 AM EST Blog This Zebra Medical Vision ( https://www.zebra-med.com ), the deep learning medical imaging analytics company, announces today that its AI1™ “all-in-one” product bundle will … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Zebra Medical Vision Secures a Fourth FDA Clearance for AI for Medical Imaging | Business Wire | 11/27/2019

KIBBUTZ SHEFAYIM, Israel- Zebra Medical Vision , the deep-learning medical imaging analytics company, announces today its fourth FDA 510(k) clearance for the HealthCXR device intended for the identification and triaging of pleural effusion in … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Medical Imaging Analytics

Zebra Medical Vision’s Solutions Now Available on Philips IntelliSpace AI Workflow Suite, Enabling More AI Capabilities for Radiologists | 12/3/2019

… Capabilities for Radiologists December 3, 2019 10:05 AM EST Blog This Zebra Medical Vision ( https://www.zebra-med.com ), the deep learning medical imaging analytics company, announces today that its AI1™ “all-in-one” product bundle will … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Zebra Medical Vision Secures a Fourth FDA Clearance for AI for Medical Imaging | Business Wire | 11/27/2019

KIBBUTZ SHEFAYIM, Israel- Zebra Medical Vision , the deep-learning medical imaging analytics company, announces today its fourth FDA 510(k) clearance for the HealthCXR device intended for the identification and triaging of pleural effusion in … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Digital Health

Zebra Medical Vision Secures a Fourth FDA Clearance for AI for Medical Imaging | Business Wire | 11/27/2019

… of Imaging IT and Value-Based Imaging at Erasmus MC University Medical Center. Zebra-Med is now part of the Digital Health Software Precertification (Pre-Cert) Pilot Program. As outlined by the FDA, the program … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Zebra Medical Vision Secures a Fourth FDA Clearance for AI for Medical Imaging | BioSpace | 11/27/2019

… of Imaging IT and Value-Based Imaging at Erasmus MC University Medical Center. Zebra-Med is now part of the Digital Health Software Precertification (Pre-Cert) Pilot Program. As outlined by the FDA, the program … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

AI in Healthcare

Zebra Medical Vision Secures a Fourth FDA Clearance for AI for Medical Imaging | Business Wire | 11/27/2019

… standard path to market. “We are happy with the 4th FDA nod for an additional medical solution that will leverage AI in healthcare, and improve patient care,” says Eyal Gura, Co-Founder and CEO of … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Zebra Medical Vision Secures a Fourth FDA Clearance for AI for Medical Imaging | BioSpace | 11/27/2019

… standard path to market. “We are happy with the 4th FDA nod for an additional medical solution that will leverage AI in healthcare, and improve patient care,” says Eyal Gura, Co-Founder and CEO of … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Mental Health

Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson of Future Ventures talk SpaceX, the Boring Company, and . . . ayahuasca | TechCrunch | 11/23/2019

… a robotics expert with degrees from Carnegie Mellon; you were with Airbus Ventures before joining DFJ then heading later to Khosla Ventures. Who is better at what? SJ: She’s better at everything, is the answer … in society and so how do we democratize access to mental health. Wait, I can’t believe I guessed it. You’re investing in an ayahuasca-related startup!? SJ: It’s close, not exactly. [Laughs …

Maryanna Saenko and Steve Jurvetson of Future Ventures talk to SpaceX, the Boring Company, and. , , Ayahuasca – TechCrunch | 11/23/2019

… are a robotics expert with degrees from Carnegie Mellon. You were at Airbus Ventures before joining DFJ and later joining Khosla Ventures. Who can do something better? SJ: She can do anything better, is the … groups in society, and how do we democratize access to mental health? Wait, I can not believe I guessed it. Are you investing in a startup related to Ayahuasca !? SJ: It’s close, not exactly. [Laughs …

Population Health

Zebra Medical Vision joins forces with Nuance to bring more AI to diagnostic imaging | Malvern Daily Record | 11/22/2019

… hemorrhage (ICH), and a chest X-ray package for identifying suspected pneumothorax. Both products are FDA cleared and CE marked. ● Population Health: ○ Bone Health package for identification of vertebral compression fractures which is key for … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

UC Berkeley’s Ken Goldberg to Deliver Keynote at the 2019 Healthcare Robotics Engineering Forum – PICANTE Today – Hot News Today | 11/22/2019

… hemorrhage (ICH), and a chest X-ray package for identifying suspected pneumothorax. Both products are FDA cleared and CE marked. ● Population Health: ○ Bone Health package for identification of vertebral compression fractures which is key for … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Diagnostic Imaging

Zebra Medical Vision joins forces with Nuance to bring more AI to diagnostic imaging | Malvern Daily Record | 11/22/2019

… release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191122005492/en/ Zebra Medical Vision joins forces with Nuance to bring more AI to diagnostic imaging (Photo: Business Wire) The Nuance AI Marketplace functions like an app store that … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Zebra Medical Vision joins forces with Nuance to bring more AI to diagnostic imaging – PICANTE Today – Hot News Today | 11/22/2019

… Medical Vision Zebra Medical Vision’s imaging analytics platform allows healthcare institutions to identify patients at risk of disease and offer improved, preventative treatment pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in funding to date, and was named a Fast Company Top-5 AI …

Molecular Diagnostics

Inflammatix Announces Funding from BARDA to Advance HostDx™ Tests | PR Newswire | 11/14/2019

… News provided by Nov 14, 2019, 07:00 ET Share this article BURLINGAME, Calif. , Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Inflammatix , a pioneering molecular diagnostics company, announced today an agreement with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority … of care. The Burlingame, Calif. -based company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Northpond Ventures, the Stanford-StartX Fund and Think.Health Ventures. For more information, please visit www.inflammatix.com and follow the company on Twitter (@Inflammatix_Inc …

Two Pore Guys Rebranded as Ontera Under New Leadership to Bring NextGeneration Molecular Diagnostics to the Field and Point of Use - Scientific Technology News | 5/10/2019

… Executive Officer and Andrea Chow, Ph.D., as Senior Vice President of Engineering. The company also announced that its lead investor, Khosla Ventures, has exercised its final warrant. Ontera’s primary focus is on supporting sustainable agriculture … nanopore chip-based sensors. These platforms will bring next-generation molecular diagnostics closer to the point of need, anywhere on earth. For more information, visit www.ontera.bio. Media Contact: Nicole Litchfield Bioscribe, Inc. 415-793-6468 [email protected]

Virtual Care

CB Insights - Digital Health 150: The Digital Health Startups Redefining The Healthcare Industry | 11/14/2019

… Investor Number of deals F-Prime Capital 31 New Enterprise Associates 30 Google Ventures 29 Venrock 28 Founders Fund 27 Khosla Ventures 27 GE Ventures 22 Social Capital 20 .406 Ventures 19 Andreessen Horowitz 18 … providing novel services that aim to boost accessibility and convenience. Virtual care clinics such as Maven Clinic are also helping women gain better access to providers that cater specifically to women’s health needs and concerns …

VCs just bet $3.2 billion on startups looking to transform healthcare. Meet the top 10 firms making the most digital health investments. | Business Insider | 11/7/2019

… and biotech startups. Investments : Ginkgo Bioworks , the biotech company focused on synthetic biology and drug discovery company Recursion Pharmaceuticals. 3 - Khosla Ventures Vinod Khosla, founder of Khosla Ventures. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Menlo … Investments : Vim , a healthtech company managing the provider-patient experience; virtual care and diagnostics platform Buoy ; and virtual physical therapy app Kaia Health . 2 - F-Prime Capital Carl Byers, partner at F-Prime Capital whose …

Zebra Medical Vision

Zebra Medical Vision’s Solutions Now Available on Philips IntelliSpace AI Workflow Suite, Enabling More AI Capabilities for Radiologists | 12/3/2019

Twitter News Feed Item Zebra Medical Vision’s Solutions Now Available on Philips IntelliSpace AI Workflow Suite, Enabling More AI Capabilities for Radiologists December 3, 2019 10:05 AM EST Blog This Zebra Medical Vision ( https://www.zebra … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Zebra Medical Vision Secures a Fourth FDA Clearance for AI for Medical Imaging | Business Wire | 11/27/2019

KIBBUTZ SHEFAYIM, Israel- Zebra Medical Vision , the deep-learning medical imaging analytics company, announces today its fourth FDA 510(k) clearance for the HealthCXR device intended for the identification and triaging of pleural effusion in … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Fresenius Medical Care

Recent Financing Rounds in the Biopharma Industry | BioSpace | 11/12/2019

BioSpace takes a look at some of the financing rounds announced over the past few weeks. eGenesis – Cambridge, Mass.-based eGenesis secured $100 million in a Series B financing round that was helmed by Fresenius Medical Care Ventures. Other participants in the round include Leaps by Bayer and Wellington Partners, as well as ARCH Venture Partners, Biomatics Capital, Alta Partners, and Khosla Ventures. Funds from the financing round will be …

Series B lands $100mm for eGenesis | 11/9/2019

Series B lands $100mm for eGenesis 201930571 Executive Summary Gene editing company eGenesis Inc. raised $100mm in its Series B financing led by Fresenius Medical Care Ventures, which was joined by other new backers Leaps by Bayer (contributed $50mm and adds two board members) and Wellington Partners, and returning shareholders Arch Venture Partners, Biomatics Capital, Alta Partners, and Khosla Ventures. The financing will help the firm move its kidney xenotransplant …

Optum

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 | Healthcare Dive | 10/24/2019

… how everyday factors like how much we exercise and what we wear impacts our wellbeing. AliveCor, backed by Qualcomm and Khosla Ventures among others, competes with Apple in the EKG sensor market. The Mountainview, California … joined on the panel by Lynne Stockstad, the CMO of Optum, UnitedHealth Group’s health services branch. The business recently made news when linking its population health management business with its in-house data analytics under …

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 - Healthcare Dive - Viral Things | 10/24/2019

… how everyday factors like how much we exercise and what we wear impacts our wellbeing. AliveCor, backed by Qualcomm and Khosla Ventures among others, competes with Apple in the EKG sensor market. The Mountainview, California … joined on the panel by Lynne Stockstad, the CMO of Optum, UnitedHealth Group’s health services branch. The business recently made news when it announced it would be linking its population health management business with its …

AliveCor

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 | Healthcare Dive | 10/24/2019

… there enough terrain to go around?” Speakers Tom Waller, SVP Whitespace for lululemon, Jacqueline Shreibati, CMO of medical device company AliveCor, and David Holmberg, president and CEO of integrated health system Highmark Health, will attempt … we wear impacts our wellbeing. AliveCor, backed by Qualcomm and Khosla Ventures among others, competes with Apple in the EKG sensor market. The Mountainview, California-based medical device company’s CMO Shreibati is a cardiologist with …

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 - Healthcare Dive - Viral Things | 10/24/2019

… there enough terrain to go around?” Speakers Tom Waller, SVP Whitespace for lululemon, Jacqueline Shreibati, CMO of medical device company AliveCor, and David Holmberg, president and CEO of integrated health system Highmark Health, will attempt … we wear impacts our wellbeing. AliveCor, backed by Qualcomm and Khosla Ventures among others, competes with Apple in the EKG sensor market. The Mountainview, California-based medical device company’s CMO Shreibati is a cardiologist with …

ZocDoc

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 | Healthcare Dive | 10/24/2019

… out-of-pocket costs, more than 80% of internet users search for health-related topics online, turning to sites like Zocdoc, Yelp, Google, WebMD and Facebook for provider reviews, advice, services and diagnoses. Researchers from … we wear impacts our wellbeing. AliveCor, backed by Qualcomm and Khosla Ventures among others, competes with Apple in the EKG sensor market. The Mountainview, California-based medical device company’s CMO Shreibati is a cardiologist with …

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 - Healthcare Dive - Viral Things | 10/24/2019

… out-of-pocket costs, more than 80% of internet users search for health-related topics online, turning to sites like Zocdoc, Yelp, Google, WebMD and Facebook for provider reviews, advice, services and diagnoses. Researchers from … we wear impacts our wellbeing. AliveCor, backed by Qualcomm and Khosla Ventures among others, competes with Apple in the EKG sensor market. The Mountainview, California-based medical device company’s CMO Shreibati is a cardiologist with …

Luma Health

Luma Health Wins UCSF Digital Health Award for Best EHR - Patient Engagement Solution | PRWeb | 10/15/2019

Luma Health Wins UCSF Digital Health Award for Best EHR - Patient Engagement Solution Share Article Award Honors the Best Product or Service That Uses Electronic Health Records and Personal Health Data to Improve Patient Engagement … judges from the healthcare and VC industries, including Vinod Khosla (Khosla Ventures), Ursheet Parikh (Mayfield Fund), Blake Wu (NEA), Michael Roizen (Cleveland Clinic), Michael Blum, MD (UCSF), Michael Lesh, MD (UCSF) and Dan Burnett (Theranova …

Nextech

Luma Health Wins UCSF Digital Health Award for Best EHR - Patient Engagement Solution | PRWeb | 10/15/2019

… were selected across 13 categories by a panel of expert judges from the healthcare and VC industries, including Vinod Khosla (Khosla Ventures), Ursheet Parikh (Mayfield Fund), Blake Wu (NEA), Michael Roizen (Cleveland Clinic), Michael Blum … and announced additional EHR integration partnerships with athenahealth’s Marketplace and Nextech Systems to deliver increasingly seamless experiences. In all, Luma Health connects to more than 70 different EHR and practice management systems, helping providers maximize …

OrbiMed

Q3 2019 sees 66 digital health funding deals totaling $1.55B | MobiHealthNews | 10/4/2019

… to create a 3D image. Series C $35.00 WP Global Partners, City Light Capital, Nimble Ventures, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, Khosla Ventures, Kaiser Permanente Ventures and Kapor Capital The new money will go toward growing … coach and tools for helping users fall asleep. $26.00 aMoon, OrbiMed Israel Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners The company will use the funds to further develop its existing platform, build new products and accelerate growth …

SoftBank’s Big Bet on WeWork Could Turn Sour: Term Sheet | Fortune | 9/6/2019

… interior products and systems, raised $20 million in Series B funding. Investors include Sidewalk Labs, Ingka Group, Geolo Capital and Khosla Ventures. – Cogito , a Boston-based AI software company that coaches call center agents to … Investments led the round, and was joined by investors including OrbiMed, Redmile, BVF Partners LP, Logos Capital, Versant Ventures, MPM Capital, Fonds de solidarité FTQ and BDC Capital . – iSTAR Medical SA , a Belgium-based developer …

athenahealth

Health tech funding snapshot—Capsule lands $200M, Optum Ventures joins $24M round in Vim and more | FierceHealthcare | 10/4/2019

… prescriptions and to help manage chronic diseases. The company secured $5.5 million in its seed round of funding, led by Khosla Ventures. Vedanta Capital, Y Combinator, Quiet Capital and SV Angel also joined the round … through a mobile app and clinic visits. Previous investors included Athenahealth co-founder and former CEO Jonathan Bush, who has since joined the company as its executive chairman. The company plans to enter several new …

Mesosphere Cements Leadership Position in Containers and Big Data; More Than Triples Revenue Year-over-Year | PR Newswire | 11/13/2017

… case studies and presentations from enterprise companies and webscale startups using Mesos and DC/OS at scale, including Adobe, Audi, AthenaHealth, Deutsche Telekom, GE Digital, Netflix, Twitter, Uber, Yelp, and more. “Operating Royal Caribbean’s fleet … Beijing, China . Mesosphere’s investors include Andreessen Horowitz, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Khosla Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and Microsoft …

Ginkgo Bioworks

Meet the 8 Tech Titans Investing in Synthetic Biology | Forbes | 9/14/2019

… in San Francisco, he wants to put robots directly into the hands of end-users. That’s why his VC fund, Khosla Ventures , has invested in Brooklyn-based Opentrons , a company that sells open-source, automatic … among others. OS Fund’s portfolio includes Arzeda, Catalog, GRO Bioscience, Ginkgo Bioworks, HelixNano, Lygos, Pivot, Synthego, and Synthetic Genomics. So, while we still have a long way to go before biology is easy to engineer …

Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2019 | Forbes | 7/16/2019

… 1 billion in value. Graduates include: food delivery service DoorDash, home seller Opendoor, luggage brand Away and synthetic biology company Ginkgo Bioworks. This year, with the help of TrueBridge Capital Partners, we scoured the country … million ESTIMATED 2018 REVENUE: $100 million LEAD INVESTORS: Forerunner Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Y Combinator In a bid to help mom-and-pop stores survive in the age of Amazon, Faire wants to …

Merrill Lynch

1955 Capital Promotes Kathy Chen to Vice President | 11/23/2019

… billion in assets across Asia , North America , and Europe . Chen started her career in investment banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and J.P. Morgan, executing a variety of M&A, debt & equity transactions in … experience investing in these sectors at leading global firms like Khosla Ventures and Lightspeed Ventures, Chung has experience in identifying technologies with significant impact potential in developing countries, and supporting entrepreneurs in developing mutually productive …

Google Ventures

Burgerim And Impossible Foods Are Making Black Friday Impossibly Tasty With Free Impossible™ Burgers | 11/21/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek, Sailing Capital, and Open Philanthropy Project (Jay-Z, Serena Williams, Katy Perry, etc.). About the Author …

Giordano’s becomes the first pizza chain in the U.S. to launch the Impossible™ Pizza at its 70 locations across the country | 11/21/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek, Sailing Capital, and Open Philanthropy Project. To learn more about Impossible Foods, visit impossiblefoods.com …

Viking Global Investors

Burgerim And Impossible Foods Are Making Black Friday Impossibly Tasty With Free Impossible™ Burgers | 11/21/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek, Sailing Capital, and Open Philanthropy Project (Jay-Z, Serena Williams, Katy Perry, etc.). About the Author …

Giordano’s becomes the first pizza chain in the U.S. to launch the Impossible™ Pizza at its 70 locations across the country | 11/21/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek, Sailing Capital, and Open Philanthropy Project. To learn more about Impossible Foods, visit impossiblefoods.com …

Salesforce Ventures

People are terrible judges of talent. Can algorithms do better? | 11/19/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and Workday Ventures, and it has thus far raised $56.6 million in funding . At the same time, the AI-driven hiring tools provided by companies like HireVue are also becoming increasingly widespread. And so the salient question at the moment isn’t whether companies should use machine learning to filter job candidates. It’s already happening. More relevant is the matter of whether the talent revolution already underway …

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 11/18/19 | 11/16/2019

… has now raised a total of $63.7M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, and Sutter Hill Ventures. - ghosthayes Mountain View-based Ghost Locomotion develops an automated … investors that include Battery Ventures, Geodesic Capital, Norwest Venture Partners, Salesforce Ventures, and ServiceNow. - workato Mountain View-based Workato is an intelligent automation platform designed to automate work in businesses. Founded by Alexey Timanovskiy, Dimitris …

Founders Fund

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 11/18/19 | 11/16/2019

… Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, and Sutter Hill Ventures. - ghosthayes Mountain View-based Ghost Locomotion develops an automated driving device intended to provide installation of self-driving functionality to any car. Founded by John Hayes and Volkmar Uhlig in 2015, Convoy has now raised a total of $63.7M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, and Sutter Hill Ventures. Convoy Seattle-based Convoy …

CB Insights - Digital Health 150: The Digital Health Startups Redefining The Healthcare Industry | 11/14/2019

Founders Fund 27 Khosla Ventures 27 GE Ventures 22 Social Capital 20 .406 Ventures 19 Andreessen Horowitz 18 Track all the Digital Health 150 Startups in this brief and many more on our platform The 150 private digital health startups working to recreate how healthcare is delivered. Look for The Digital Health 150 in the Collections tab. Digital Health 150 150 items CLONE Collections is the first collaborative work management …

Data Collective

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 11/18/19 | 11/16/2019

… has now raised a total of $63.7M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, and Sutter Hill Ventures. - ghosthayes Mountain View-based Ghost Locomotion develops an automated … funding and is backed by investors that include Amplify Partners, Data Collective DCVC, Marubeni Corporation, Regal Funds Management, and Seven Peaks Ventures. - enlitic San Francisco-based Enlitic builds AI deep learning products to streamline radiologists …

VCs just bet $3.2 billion on startups looking to transform healthcare. Meet the top 10 firms making the most digital health investments. | Business Insider | 11/7/2019

… startups have accounted for about a third of venture funding since 2016, according to the report. The venture capital firm Data Collective (DCVC) was the most active in the space in the third quarter, according … on synthetic biology and drug discovery company Recursion Pharmaceuticals. 3 - Khosla Ventures Vinod Khosla, founder of Khosla Ventures. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Menlo Park, California-based Khosla Ventures invests across a variety of …

8VC

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 11/18/19 | 11/16/2019

… has now raised a total of $63.7M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, and Sutter Hill Ventures. - ghosthayes Mountain View-based Ghost Locomotion develops an automated … total equity funding and is backed by investors that include 8VC, Clocktower Technology Ventures, Formation 8, Menlo Ventures, and Tiger Global Management. - qualiasoftware San Francisco-based Qualia is a cloud-based platform that provides real …

Sleep Fitness Company Eight Sleep Raises $40 Million In Funding | 11/13/2019

Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep announced it has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund with participation from other investors that included Craft Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator, 8VC, Flexport founder Ryan Petersen, and Eventbrite co-founder and chairman Kevin Hartz. Including this round of funding, Eight Sleep has raised nearly $65 million …

Menlo Ventures

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 11/18/19 | 11/16/2019

… has now raised a total of $63.7M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, and Sutter Hill Ventures. - ghosthayes Mountain View-based Ghost Locomotion develops an automated … by investors that include 8VC, Clocktower Technology Ventures, Formation 8, Menlo Ventures, and Tiger Global Management. - qualiasoftware San Francisco-based Qualia is a cloud-based platform that provides real estate closing services. Founded by Joel …

VCs just bet $3.2 billion on startups looking to transform healthcare. Meet the top 10 firms making the most digital health investments. | Business Insider | 11/7/2019

… and biotech startups. Investments : Ginkgo Bioworks , the biotech company focused on synthetic biology and drug discovery company Recursion Pharmaceuticals. 3 - Khosla Ventures Vinod Khosla, founder of Khosla Ventures. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Menlo … sleep app Calm, which reached unicorn status this year. 3 - Menlo Ventures Menlo Ventures partner Matt Murphy. Menlo Ventures The San Francisco-based venture capital firm Menlo Ventures is one of the earliest VC firms …

Felicis Ventures

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 11/18/19 | 11/16/2019

… has now raised a total of $63.7M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, and Sutter Hill Ventures. - ghosthayes Mountain View-based Ghost Locomotion develops an automated … funding and is backed by investors that include Cowboy Ventures, Felicis Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank, and Stephen Curry. - GuildEducation Denver-based Guild Education’s lifelong learning platform offers classes, programs, and degrees for working …

VCs just bet $3.2 billion on startups looking to transform healthcare. Meet the top 10 firms making the most digital health investments. | Business Insider | 11/7/2019

… the space, with Data Collective taking the top spot. Here’s who they are, and what they’ve been betting on: 3 - Felicis Ventures Aydin Senkut Felicis Ventures Felicis Ventures is an early-stage venture firm based … on synthetic biology and drug discovery company Recursion Pharmaceuticals. 3 - Khosla Ventures Vinod Khosla, founder of Khosla Ventures. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Menlo Park, California-based Khosla Ventures invests across a variety of …

T. Rowe Price

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 11/18/19 | 11/16/2019

… has now raised a total of $63.7M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, and Sutter Hill Ventures. - ghosthayes Mountain View-based Ghost Locomotion develops an automated … is backed by investors that include Fidelity, IAC, Marc Benioff, T. Rowe Price, and Y Combinator. - convoyteam Seattle-based Convoy is the most efficient digital freight network. Founded by Dan Lewis and Grant Goodale in …

D2iQ Introduces Kommander for Enterprise-Grade Governance and Management of Kubernetes Clusters | PR Newswire | 11/12/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Koch Disruptive Technologies, Microsoft, and T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. Find us at https://d2iq.com/ . SOURCE D2iQ Related Links https://d2iq.com …

Harvard Medical School

People are terrible judges of talent. Can algorithms do better? | 11/19/2019

… so carefully that she needs to block out any distractions. As a cognitive scientist turned entrepreneur who’s held fellowships with Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Polli possesses the kind of pedigree … The company’s primary backers are General Atlantic, Jazz Venture Partners, Khosla Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and Workday Ventures, and it has thus far raised $56.6 million in funding . At the same time, the AI-driven hiring …

Xenotransplant Developer eGenesis Raises $100M in Series B Financing | 11/8/2019

… gene editing platform, has raised $100 million in Series B financing. The company’s co-founders include George Church, PhD, of Harvard Medical School. [eGenesis] Share eGenesis, a developer of human-compatible organs created through its … limited to, ARCH Venture Partners, Biomatics Capital, Alta Partners, and Khosla Ventures. The new financing brings eGenesis’ total capital raised to approximately $140 million, since the company garnered $38 million in Series A financing in …

Kaiser Permanente

TIME Convenes the First-Ever TIME 100 Health Summit in New York, NY | 11/9/2019

… physician Dr. Leana Wen, advocate Selma Blair, CEO of 23andMe Anne Wojcicki, NBA commissioner Adam Silver, chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson, philanthropist Sean Parker, administrator for the Centers for Medicare and … Association as Knowledge Partner, The Rockefeller Foundation as Supporting Partner, Khosla Ventures as Promotional Partner, and Smartsheet as Technology Partner.For more information about the TIME 100 Health Summit, visit https//time.com/health-summit/ Like This …

VCs just bet $3.2 billion on startups looking to transform healthcare. Meet the top 10 firms making the most digital health investments. | Business Insider | 11/7/2019

… and biotech startups. Investments : Ginkgo Bioworks , the biotech company focused on synthetic biology and drug discovery company Recursion Pharmaceuticals. 3 - Khosla Ventures Vinod Khosla, founder of Khosla Ventures. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Menlo … telehealth startup Ginger and heart monitoring startup Hello Heart . 3 - Kaiser Permanente Ventures Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard J. Tyson. Reuters Kaiser Permanente which is one of the biggest healthcare providers and health plans in the …

Intermountain Healthcare

Iora Health is looking to raise more than $100 million as it expands the reach of a new kind of medical clinic that charges a monthly fee | Business Insider | 11/1/2019

… is reportedly gearing up for an initial public offering, which could determine whether public markets are as interested in the model. And others are taking note. For instance, health systems including Utah-based Intermountain Healthcare and Pennsylvania-based Geisinger are taking similar approaches with some of their primary-care doctors . The federal government is planning to pay for care for some Medicare patients in a similar way too. This article …

Cleveland Clinic

Luma Health Wins UCSF Digital Health Award for Best EHR - Patient Engagement Solution | PRWeb | 10/15/2019

… Khosla Ventures), Ursheet Parikh (Mayfield Fund), Blake Wu (NEA), Michael Roizen (Cleveland Clinic), Michael Blum, MD (UCSF), Michael Lesh, MD (UCSF) and Dan Burnett (Theranova). The UCSF Digital Health Awards received more than 500 submissions. “Being recognized by UCSF is a true honor and a testament to the success of our mission to build a patient engagement solution that tightly integrates with today’s EHR systems to modernize patient access and …

UCSF Health Hub Names Wildflower Health Best FemTech Company During UCSF Digital Health Awards | PRWeb | 10/15/2019

… Khosla Ventures), Ursheet Parikh (Mayfield Fund), Blake Wu (NEA), Michael Roizen (Cleveland Clinic), Michael Blum, MD (UCSF), Michael Lesh, MD (UCSF) and Dan Burnett, MD (Theranova) among others. “Despite advancements in technology, healthcare remains one of the most complex, difficult systems to navigate not only for patients but for providers as well. We’re honored to shine a spotlight on the entrepreneurs making the brave steps to transform this industry to …

HCA

Ginger Announces $35 Million in Series C Funding to Accelerate Global Access to On-Demand Behavioral Healthcare Through Employers and Health Plans | Business & Finance | manchestertimes.com | Business Wire | 9/4/2019

… Partners. Additional participants include impact fund City Light Capital, Nimble Ventures, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, as well as existing investors Khosla Ventures, Kaiser Permanente Ventures, and Kapor Capital. This latest round of investment brings the … outside of the U.S. “We have significant experience investing in healthcare and believe that technology is the key to solving the global mental health crisis,” said Donald Phillips, Chairman and CEO of WP Global Partners …

Zebra Medical Vision lands FDA approval for AI pneumothorax alert product | MedCity News | 5/14/2019

… Healthcare. Other investors included Dolby Family Ventures, Israeli crowdfunding business OurCrowd, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and Khosla Ventures. Source: bandit2523, Getty Images …

Memorial Sloan Kettering

‘It’s a little ‘Star Trekky’’: How this S.F. startup looks to create 3D-printed organs | The Business Journals | 8/23/2019

… plans to move to Hayward, has found a way: The company landed an $8.7 million Series A round led by Khosla Ventures and including True Ventures and SOSV’s IndieBio. What’s more, Prellis appears to going … scientists at the University of California, San Francisco, Johns Hopkins, Memorial Sloan Kettering and other research centers to reduce the time it takes to screen drugs. Matheu expects to use the tissue in humans in …

Human Tissue Engineering Company Prellis Biologics Raises $8.7 Million Series A Round; Announces First Animal Transplant of Its 3D-Printed Tissue | Business Wire | 7/30/2019

SAN FRANCISCO- Prellis Biologics today announced that Khosla Ventures has led an $8.7 Series A investment in the company. The announcement comes as Prellis has reached major tissue engineering milestones in its mission to use … groups at UC San Francisco, Johns Hopkins, UC Irvine, and Memorial Sloan Kettering, are experimenting with the Vascular Tissue Blanks, which allow therapeutics to be tested in consistent and fast-to-set-up models of …

Humana

Iora Health is looking to raise more than $100 million as it expands the reach of a new kind of medical clinic that charges a monthly fee | 10/31/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Temasek Holdings, and Humana. The funding will help Iora expand its presence in the US and as it prepares to care for traditional Medicare patients in addition to those in private Medicare Advantage plans, following a new initiative from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, according to one of the sources. Iora is already expanding its footprint across the US. Iora has more than 30 clinics, and …

Iora Health is set to raise more than $100 million as it expands the reach of a new kind of medical clinic | 10/31/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Temasek Holdings, and Humana. The funding will help Iora expand its presence in the US and as it prepares to care for traditional Medicare patients in addition to those in private Medicare Advantage plans, following a new initiative from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, according to one of the sources. Iora is already expanding its footprint across the US. Iora has more than 30 clinics, and …

Bill Gates

Vicarious Surgical Announces Breakthrough Designation by the FDA, Appoints Scott Huennekens to Board of Directors | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

Bill Gates , Khosla Ventures, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors, Jerry Yang’s AME Cloud Ventures, and Marc Benioff . Contact: [email protected] SOURCE Vicarious Surgical Related Links https://www.vicarioussurgical.com …

Vicarious Surgical Announces Breakthrough Designation by the FDA, Appoints Scott Huennekens to Board of Directors | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 12/4/2019

Bill Gates , Khosla Ventures, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors, Jerry Yang’s AME Cloud Ventures, and Marc Benioff . Contact: [email protected] View original content to download multimedia:https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/vicarious-surgical-announces-breakthrough-designation-by-the-fda-appoints-scott-huennekens-to-board-of-directors-300968654.html SOURCE Vicarious Surgical …

Marc Benioff

Vicarious Surgical Announces Breakthrough Designation by the FDA, Appoints Scott Huennekens to Board of Directors | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors, Jerry Yang’s AME Cloud Ventures, and Marc Benioff . Contact: [email protected] SOURCE Vicarious Surgical Related Links https://www.vicarioussurgical.com …

Vicarious Surgical Announces Breakthrough Designation by the FDA, Appoints Scott Huennekens to Board of Directors | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 12/4/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors, Jerry Yang’s AME Cloud Ventures, and Marc Benioff . Contact: [email protected] View original content to download multimedia:https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/vicarious-surgical-announces-breakthrough-designation-by-the-fda-appoints-scott-huennekens-to-board-of-directors-300968654.html SOURCE Vicarious Surgical …

Patrick O. Brown

Burgerim And Impossible Foods Are Making Black Friday Impossibly Tasty With Free Impossible™ Burgers | 11/21/2019

… Patrick O. Brown, M.D., Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry at Stanford University and a former Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator. Investors include Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek, Sailing Capital, and Open Philanthropy Project (Jay-Z, Serena Williams, Katy Perry, etc.). About the Author …

Giordano’s becomes the first pizza chain in the U.S. to launch the Impossible™ Pizza at its 70 locations across the country | 11/21/2019

… Patrick O. Brown, M.D., Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry at Stanford University and a former Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator. Investors include Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek, Sailing Capital, and Open Philanthropy Project. To learn more about Impossible Foods, visit impossiblefoods.com …

Kevin Hartz

Sleep Fitness Company Eight Sleep Raises $40 Million In Funding | 11/13/2019

Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep announced it has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund with participation from other investors that included Craft Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator, 8VC, Flexport founder Ryan Petersen, and Eventbrite co-founder and chairman Kevin Hartz. Including this round of funding, Eight Sleep has raised nearly $65 million …

Eight Sleep Secures $40M Investment | 11/13/2019

Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund with participation from other investors that included Craft Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator, 8VC, Flexport founder Ryan Petersen, and Eventbrite co-founder and chairman Kevin Hartz. Including this round of funding, Eight Sleep has raised nearly $65 million in total funding. Ever since Eight Sleep launched in 2015, the company pioneered sleep performance within the …

Ryan Petersen

Sleep Fitness Company Eight Sleep Raises $40 Million In Funding | 11/13/2019

Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep announced it has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund with participation from other investors that included Craft Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator, 8VC, Flexport founder Ryan Petersen, and Eventbrite co-founder and chairman Kevin Hartz. Including this round of funding, Eight Sleep has raised nearly $65 million …

Eight Sleep Secures $40M Investment | 11/13/2019

Sleep fitness company Eight Sleep has raised $40 million in funding led by Founders Fund with participation from other investors that included Craft Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator, 8VC, Flexport founder Ryan Petersen, and Eventbrite co-founder and chairman Kevin Hartz. Including this round of funding, Eight Sleep has raised nearly $65 million in total funding. Ever since Eight Sleep launched in 2015, the company pioneered sleep performance within the …

Vinod Khosla

Centennial Man | 11/8/2019

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VCs just bet $3.2 billion on startups looking to transform healthcare. Meet the top 10 firms making the most digital health investments. | Business Insider | 11/7/2019

Khosla Ventures Vinod Khosla, founder of Khosla Ventures. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Menlo Park, California-based Khosla Ventures invests across a variety of industries. Healthcare is one of 17 fields the venture firm lists as places it has investments, alongside education, financial services and space. The early-stage VC has raised a total of $2.9 billion across 9 funds, according to Crunchbase. Investments : Behavioral telehealth startup Ginger and …

Elad Benjamin

Emergent Connect Picks Zebra-Med’s AI1 All-in-one Bundle to Bring Ever-growing AI Capabilities to Its Imaging Cloud Customer Base | Business Wire | 10/23/2019

Elad Benjamin and funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J, and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $50 million in funding to date, and was named a Fast Company Top-5 AI and Machine Learning company. About Emergent Connect Founded in 2011, Emergent Connect provides 100% cloud-based software solutions for the Healthcare Industry. We specialize in Radiology solutions that …

Emergent Connect Picks Zebra-Med’s AI1 All-in-one Bundle to Bring Ever-growing AI Capabilities to Its Imaging Cloud Customer Base | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 10/23/2019

Elad Benjamin and funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J, and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $50 million in funding to date, and was named a Fast Company Top-5 AI and Machine Learning company. About Emergent Connect Founded in 2011, Emergent Connect provides 100% cloud-based software solutions for the Healthcare Industry. We specialize in Radiology solutions that …

Eyal Gura

Intelerad and Zebra Medical Vision Join Forces to Accelerate AI Adoption Through Newly Released Intelerad’s Odyssey Workflow Solution and Announce Unparalleled Introductory Offer | Business Wire | 10/18/2019

… 300 healthcare organizations they serve, with our “all-in-one” AI1 ever growing portfolio of FDA cleared AI products,“ noted Eyal Gura, CEO of Zebra Medical Vision. “We are committed to bring more AI value … Eyal Toledano, Eyal Gura, and Elad Benjamin and funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J, and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

PACS and Teleradiology Leader Medsynaptic Now Fully Integrated with Zebra Medical Vision’s All-In-One AI1 Bundle | Business Wire | 9/13/2019

… cloud based solution to one of the largest hospital networks in the world at once,” said Co-Founder and CEO Eyal Gura. “Medsynaptic is proud to work with Zebra Medical Vision team to enable such … Eyal Toledano, Eyal Gura, and Elad Benjamin and funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J, and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $50 million in …

Gregor Watson

VC-backed Roofstock recruits Barbaria as chief product officer | PE Hub | 10/16/2019

… officer. Barbaria is the former product head for LifeLock and Capital One ‘s D3 incubation unit. Roofstock is backed by Khosla Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Bain Capital Ventures and Canvas Ventures. PRESS RELEASE OAKLAND, Calif … Roofstock has reached an exciting phase in our growth,” said Gregor Watson, Chairman and Co-Founder of Roofstock. “Ketan will accelerate our momentum and advance our mission to make it radically simple to build wealth …

Leading Real Estate Marketplace Roofstock Hits $1 Billion in Transactions; Upsizes Series C Round to $42 Million | Business Wire | 1/18/2018

… announced in October 2017. “Reaching this significant $1 billion milestone is an excellent finish to an already successful year,” said Gregor Watson, co-founder and chairman of Roofstock. “The company exceeded our aggressive business goals … 75.25 million from notable venture firms and angel investors including Khosla Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Canvas Ventures, QED Investors, Nyca Partners, FJ Labs and SVB Capital. Roofstock continues to cement its leadership …

Kate Clark

Tiger Global values people management tool Lattice at ~$200M | TechCrunch | 10/10/2019

Kate Clark @kateclarktweets / 8 hours The secretive New York-based hedge fund Tiger Global Management has led a $25 million Series C investment in Lattice , an employee performance and engagement management tool, with participation from … Koslow, is also backed by Thrive Capital, the Slack Fund, Khosla Ventures and Y Combinator. Lattice, like many startups closing venture capital deals today, was not actively fundraising when approached by John Curtius of Tiger …

NakedPoppy launches curated beauty marketplace for wellness junkies | TechCrunch | 7/30/2019

Kate Clark @kateclarktweets / 4 days NakedPoppy co-founders Jaleh Bisharat and Kimberly Shenk are an impressive duo. Bisharat, the startup’s chief executive officer, is a commanding presence and a bona fide marketing savant. The perfect … the seed-stage fund led by Aileen Lee), Felicis Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Maveron, Polaris Ventures and Slow Ventures. “Conventional makeup is considered hazardous waste by the EPA,” Bisharat tells TechCrunch. “You can look better and …