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VC-backed health insurance platform Oscar scores $225m investment round | 6/29/2020

Online health insurance platform Oscar has closed a new funding round on $225m as it looks to continue its growth. The round was backed by existing investors, including Alphabet, General Catalyst, Khosla Ventures , Lakestar and Thrive Capital. There were also contributions from new investors, including Baillie Gifford and Coatue. Oscar, which has a $2bn revenue base, has undertaken an expansion this year, resulting its services now being available in 15 …

Oscar Health closes $225M funding round | 6/26/2020

Tech-enabled insurer Oscar Health has closed its latest funding round for $225 million. The round included investment from previous backers including Google’s parent company Alphabet, Khosla Ventures and Thrive Capital, along with new investors Baillie Gifford and Coatue, Oscar announced Friday. Oscar said the funding round puts it in a strong position to continue growing off of its $2 billion revenue base. RELATED: How Oscar Health is harnessing its …

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New $225M Funding Round Drives Oscar’s Plan To Simplify Health Care – Crunchbase News | 6/26/2020

11 Shares Email Health insurance company Oscar said Friday it raised $225 million in a new funding round. Existing investors, including Alphabet , General Catalyst , Khosla Ventures , Lakestar and Thrive Capital , participated in the round, along with new investors Baillie Gifford and Coatue , the company said in a written statement. New York-based Oscar has raised a total of $1.5 billion since it was co-founded in 2012 by Mario Schlosser …

Oscar raises $225 million | 6/26/2020

Oscar Oscar raises $225 million Oscar, “the first direct-to-consumer health insurance company,” has closed a $225 million funding round, bringing its total amount raised to almost $1.5 billion. Existing investors include Alphabet, General Catalyst, Khosla Ventures , Lakestar and Thrive Capital, among others, and new investors Baillie Gifford and Coatue, participated in the round. The new funding “reaffirms investors’ confidence in Oscar’s business model and enthusiasm around its long …

Health insurtech company Oscar scores $225M in new funding | 6/26/2020

Alphabet, General Catalyst, Kholsa Ventures, Lakestar, Thrive Capital and Baillie Gifford participated in this round. 04:20 pm Share Health insurtech company Oscar Health scored a whopping $225 million in Series C funding from Google’s parent company Alphabet, General Catalyst, Khosla Ventures , Lakestar, Thrive Capital and Baillie Gifford. This comes roughly two years after the company announced a $165 million funding round led by Brian Singerman and Founders Fund. WHAT THEY …

Interview with Atomwise CEO Abraham Heifets | 6/25/2020

… co-founded Atomwise in 2012. The startup has venture capital backing from the OS Fund, Dolby Family Ventures, DCVC (Data Collective), AME Cloud Ventures, Leaps by Bayer, B Capital, DFJ Venture (now Threshold Ventures), Khosla Ventures , Baidu Ventures, Tencent Holdings, Y Combinator, Mission and Market, and others. This interview with Atomwise CEO Abraham Heifets has been edited and condensed. Cami Rosso: Can you comment a bit about your patented AtomNet …

NOW HIRING: Email Marketing Coordinator | 6/25/2020

… technology, detailed design, and proven science and data to personalize and improve each night for everybody—changing the way people sleep forever and for better. Backed by leading Silicon Valley investors including Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures and Y Combinator, we’ve raised 68 million to date. We were recognized as one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies in Consumer Electronics in 2018. Our temperature-regulated smart bed, the Pod Pro is …

Zycada Emerges From Stealth With $19 Million | 6/25/2020

… retail revenues and empowering merchants to achieve faster online shopping experiences than Amazon for the first time. As part of the launch, Zycada announced it raised $19 million in total funding to date, with Khosla Ventures leading the investment and Cervin Ventures and Nordic Eye Venture Capital participating. The funding will be used to accelerate product development and expand go-to market efforts. The e-commerce market will expand rapidly …

The global wearable computing devices market accounted for 181.5 million units in 2019, and it is expected to reach 520.1 million units by 2025, registering a CAGR of 19.9% over the forecast period (2020-2025) | 6/24/2020

… 28 million in funding for innovating holographic display technologies for automotive and entertainment applications, which include HUD tech for smart glasses; the funding was led by Robert Bosch Venture Capital, Comcast, Liberty Global, and Khosla Ventures .- Further, increase in health awareness among the consumers is driving the market. Owing to the growing trend of health consciousness amongst the global populous, medical features, such as heart rate fluctuation monitoring, ECG, pulse …

Meat Snacks Companies To Further Decentralize Supply Chains After COVID-19 | 6/22/2020

… of vegetarian alternatives in the U.S. has increased steadily from around $500 million in 2012 to over $800 million in 2020, driven by investments from companies such as Kleiner Perkins, Blue Horizon Ventures, and Khosla Ventures . The sector is expected to grow further, as these plant-based companies have unusually high R&D to best simulate meat products. “While many of these products sell at a premium today, we expect …

TiEcon set to go all virtual over 3 events starting June 24 - Indica news | 6/22/2020

… zones). Deepak Chopra The opening grand keynote will be delivered by Dr. Deepak Chopra, proponent of New Age philosophy, alternative medicine, physician, public speaker, and writer followed by Tech Legend Vinod Khosla, founder of Khosla Ventures . The July 22 Opening grand keynote will be delivered by Amitabh Kant CEO of NITI Ayog (Government of India). The September TiEcon 2020 grand keynote would be delivered by Indra Nooyi, former Chairman and …

Peloton is having a moment. So are its competitors | Fortune | 6/18/2020

… pandemic that has shuttered workout classes and bankrupt gyms . Now hopeful competitors are cycling in—and could veer into Peloton’s dollars. Tempo , an at-home weights training startup backed by Founders Fund, DCM, and Khosla Ventures , is raising some $60 million in funding valuing the company at roughly $200 million to $300 million, sources tell Term Sheet. The deal, said to be led by two investors, however, has yet to …

TPS Consulting Tuesday Afternoon Post | 6/17/2020

… batteries as the automaker bets on a next-generation technology that will unlock longer ranges and faster charging times in electric vehicles. Volkswagen’s relationship with QuantumScape, which had early backing from Kleiner Perkins and Khosla Ventures , actually str This Is How Firefighters Are Preparing to Battle Wildfires During a Pandemic 38 Lifehacker / 1h The Five Mile Swamp Fire had been burning for nearly three days in the muddy swamps of …

TiE Silicon Valley launches “Road to TiEcon” with Deepak Chopra, MD, Vinod Khosla, Amitabh Kant, and Indra Nooyi as Grand Keynote for TiEcon 2020 | 6/16/2020

… Thought Leaders in a myriad of keynotes, panels, fireside chats. The premier Road To TiEcon event welcomes renowned author and alternative medicine advocate Deepak Chopra, MD from The Chopra Foundation, and Vinod Khosla from Khosla Ventures as Keynote Speakers on 24th June. The Road To TiEcon 22nd July event hosts Amitabh Kant , CEO of NITI Aayog as it’s Keynote Speaker. The Grand Keynote Speaker for TiEcon 2020 is the legendary …

TiE Silicon Valley launches “Road to TiEcon” with Deepak Chopra, MD, Vinod Khosla, Amitabh Kant, and Indra Nooyi as Grand Keynote for TiEcon 2020 | The Wapakoneta Daily News | 6/16/2020

… Thought Leaders in a myriad of keynotes, panels, fireside chats. The premier Road To TiEcon event welcomes renowned author and alternative medicine advocate Deepak Chopra, MD from The Chopra Foundation, and Vinod Khosla from Khosla Ventures as Keynote Speakers on 24th June. The Road To TiEcon 22nd July event hosts Amitabh Kant , CEO of NITI Aayog as it’s Keynote Speaker. The Grand Keynote Speaker for TiEcon 2020 is the legendary …

Andrew Chung | 6/15/2020

… that address the developing world’s most pressing challenges, especially as they relate to energy, healthcare, food, agriculture, education and sustainable manufacturing. Chung has more than 15 years of experience in investing, including stints at Khosla Ventures and Lightspeed. He has served on a White House roundtable on advanced manufacturing and has advised global leaders on energy policy. Chung has served on the board of or advised more than 20 companies …

Siren Raises USD 11.8 Million to Power Commercial Expansion of its Smart Fabric Remote Patient Monitoring Solution | 6/8/2020

… allowing for mass production of affordable, washable smart textiles with remote patient monitoring applications, announced that it has raised USD 11.8 million in funding led by Anathem Ventures, with participation from existing investors DCM, Khosla Ventures , 500 Startups, and Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund. In connection with this Series B round of funding, DCM Partner Jason Krikorian will join Siren’s board and Anathem Managing Partner Crystal McKellar will join Siren as …

Generation Zoom: what the generation raised during COVID can expect from their healthcare | 6/5/2020

… panel co-moderated by Dr. Archana Dubey (Global Medical Director, HP Health Centers, HP ) and Bambi Francisco Roizen (Founder and CEO, Vator ), featuring Brian Garrett (Co-founder & Managing Director, Crosscut Ventures ), Alex Morgan (Investor, Khosla Ventures ), Alon Matas (President, Teladoc’s BetterHelp ), and David Bond (Director of Behavioral Health, Blue Shield of California – Promise Health Plan). Francisco got that going when she told the panelists in grid view on Zoom that …

Siren Raises $11.8M in Funding | FinSMEs | 6/1/2020

By FinSMEs Siren , a San Francisco, CA-based medical device company, raised $11.8m in funding. The round was led by Anathem Ventures, with participation from existing investors DCM, Khosla Ventures , 500 Startups, and Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund. In conjunction with this funding, DCM Partner Jason Krikorian will join Siren’s board and Anathem Managing Partner Crystal McKellar will join Siren as an advisor. The company has raised $22m across three funding …

Meet Ravi Belani, Managing Director at Alchemist Accelerator | 6/1/2020

… came out of YC. And so, Alchemist was similarly started in 2012 by a consortium of VC funds. It was DFJ, which was the anchor LP, then US Venture Partners, Mayfield, Foundation Capital and Khosla Ventures all funded it as well, with the mandate to build the premier launching pad for enterprise startups. Our goal was to build the place where all the top enterprise startups will start from. We …

Clear Labs Raises $18M; Plans to Expand Application of Automated Next-Generation Sequencing Platform to COVID-19 Diagnostics | PRWeb | 5/14/2020

… only automated and intelligent diagnostic NGS platform, today announced the raise of a $18M strategic round of funding led by Redmile Group, as well as existing investors including Wing VC, Menlo Ventures, Tyson Ventures, Khosla Ventures , GV, Felicis Ventures, and HBM Genomics. To date, Clear Labs has raised $62M. In addition to supporting ongoing commercialization of the company’s food safety platform, Clear Safety, the funds will be used to leverage …

Dascena raises $50M in Series B round, publishes data on machine learning in sepsis prediction - MedCity News | 5/1/2020

… 22.74% reduction in 30-day readmission. HeartVista Headquarters: Los Altos, California Funding type: Series A Amount raised: $8.65 million HeartVista said Tuesday that it had raised an $8.65 million Series A round, led by Khosla Ventures , Jeff Rothschild, Leslie Ventures, Open Field Capital and others. Together with grants it has raised from the National Institutes of Health, HeartVista has received a total of $16.35 million in funding. The company is …

HeartVista adds over $8M to coffers | 4/29/2020

Cardiac MRI artificial intelligence (AI) software developer HeartVista has completed an $8.7 million Series A financing round. The financing round was led by Khosla Ventures , Jeff Rothschild, Leslie Ventures, Open Field Capital, and additional investors, according to HeartVista. The firm said it has now raised a total of $16.4 million, including several grants from the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH). HeartVista said it would use the funds to develop …

Mojo Vision Raises Additional $51 Million+ in Series B-1 Round, Funding Development of First True Smart Contact Lens | Business Wire | 4/29/2020

… total funding to date to more than $159 million. Mojo Vision’s latest round of funding was led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) with participation from top strategic investors and venture firms, including Gradient Ventures, Khosla Ventures , Liberty Global Ventures, Struck Capital, Dolby Family Ventures, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital, Fusion Fund, Intellectus Partners, KDDI Open Innovation Fund, Numbase Group, InFocus Capital Partners, and others. Mojo also announced that Greg Papadopoulos, PhD …

HeartVista Closes $8.65M Series A Financing Led by Khosla Ventures | Business Wire | 4/28/2020

LOS ALTOS, Calif.- HeartVista , a pioneer in AI-assisted MRI solutions, today announced the closing of a $8.65M Series A financing round. The round was led by Khosla Ventures, Jeff Rothschild, Leslie Ventures, Open Field Capital, and additional investors. Combined with several grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), this latest raise brings the company’s total funding to $16.35 million. The additional capital will go towards building AI-guided …

Medical Imaging

HeartVista Closes $8.65M Series A Financing Led by Khosla Ventures | Business Wire | 4/28/2020

… AI-assisted MRI solutions, today announced the closing of a $8.65M Series A financing round. The round was led by Khosla Ventures, Jeff Rothschild, Leslie Ventures, Open Field Capital, and additional investors. Combined with several … MRI imaging.” “There is no doubt that the future of medical imaging lies in the autonomous control of these modalities,” said Mark Leslie, managing director of Leslie Ventures, and board member at HeartVista. “Leveraging a …

NIH

HeartVista Closes $8.65M Series A Financing Led by Khosla Ventures | Business Wire | 4/28/2020

LOS ALTOS, Calif.- HeartVista , a pioneer in AI-assisted MRI solutions, today announced the closing of a $8.65M Series A financing round. The round was led by Khosla Ventures, Jeff Rothschild, Leslie Ventures, Open Field Capital, and additional investors. Combined with several grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), this latest raise brings the company’s total funding to $16.35 million. The additional capital will go towards building AI-guided …

Digital Health

StartUPDATES: New developments for healthcare startups - MedCity News | 4/17/2020

… Digital health startup Yes Health closed a $6 million Series A funding round led by Khosla Ventures. The funds will help the business, which develops tools to support weight management, nutrition and prevent Type 2 diabetes, grow its staff, expand its platform and scale its operation. Click here to read more . Startup accelerator Y Combinator is changing the way it invests in early stage businesses, including healthcare startups . It is …

Food and Drug Administration

E25Bio Closes Financing from Khosla Ventures to Rapidly Diagnose Coronavirus | Business Wire | 3/18/2020

… Khosla Ventures. Founded in 2018 and based out of The Engine at MIT, the company develops technology for rapid diagnosis of dangerous infectious diseases such as dengue, zika, and now the novel coronavirus. As the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic continues to grow globally, effective, early and accessible testing has come into focus. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s announcement of fast tracking diagnostics for the virus through its Emergency …

Telehealth

Health tech funding snapshot—Alto Pharmacy scores $250M; GV leads $100M round in Verana Health | FierceHealthcare | 2/28/2020

… offers text-based primary care, and CirrusMD provides what it calls “chat-first” virtual care. Humana is teaming up with telehealth company Doctor on Demand to launch a new virtual primary care model. And then … HBM Healthcare Investments as well as the company’s previous backers Khosla Ventures and LightSpeed Venture Partners, FierceBiotech reports . Primary care startup: Iora Health scored $126 million in a series F funding round led by India …

Medical Imaging Analytics

Zebra Medical Vision Announces Agreement With DePuy Synthes to Deploy Cloud Based Artificial Intelligence Orthopaedic Surgical Planning Tools | Business Wire | 12/19/2019

KIBBUTZ SHEFAYIM, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec 19, 2019– Zebra Medical Vision, the deep learning medical imaging analytics company, announces today a global co-development and commercialization agreement with DePuy Synthes to bring Artificial Intelligence (AI … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JJDC, Inc. (JJDC) and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has …

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 …

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 …

Population Health

Zebra Medical Vision joins forces with Nuance to bring more AI to diagnostic imaging | Business Wire | 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 …

Health Management

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 … an increased demand for tech that aims to improve their health management. This includes services targeted at both home care solutions and care coordination between providers. One example here is ClearCare — a home care platform …

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 …

Department of Health and Human Services

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

… 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 Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response … 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 …

Biotech

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

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 as places it has investments, alongside education, financial services and space. The early-stage VC …

Virtual Care

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 …

Healthtech

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 … focus is solely on digital health startups. 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 …

Health Tech

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 … trillion. Established and new entrants alike are responding by using health technology assessments, care management and value-based solutions. By taking on risk, DaVita Health Solutions has boasted some impressive results, including roughly 40% fewer …

Concierge Medicine

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 … to telemedicine vendor American Well . Fay Rotenberg Bush, president of concierge medicine startup Firefly Health, Peter Fleischut, SVP and CTO of New York-Presbyterian, and Ann Mond Johnson, CEO of the American Telemedicine Association, will …

National Institutes of Health

TIME Convenes the First-Ever TIME 100 Health Summit in New York, NY | PR Newswire | 10/17/2019

… Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Alex Azar , former Vice President Al Gore , director of the National Institutes of Health Dr. Francis Collins , physician Dr. Leana Wen , advocate Selma Blair , CEO … 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/ CONTACT …

Patient Engagement

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 …

Behavioral Health

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 … Momentum Fund, the University of Vermont Health Network and TEDCO. Behavioral health: Ginger , an on-demand behavioral healthcare company, secured $35 million in a series C funding round led by WP Global Partners, the company …

Behavioral Healthcare

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 … Health Network and TEDCO. Behavioral health: Ginger , an on-demand behavioral healthcare company, secured $35 million in a series C funding round led by WP Global Partners, the company announced Sept. 4. Investors including City …

Digital Pharmacy

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

… to provider practices, topped the charts this quarter with a $550 million funding round led by the Saudi Arabian government. Digital pharmacy Capsule and home testing kit Healthy.io rounded off the top three funding deals … 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 its data sciences and clinical services. It is planning to …

Patient Engagement Platform

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 … will be used to expand its social network app and patient engagement platform. The company’s free Belong app allows patients with cancer or those caring for them to connect with and support others undergoing treatment …

Mental Health Services

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

… Khosla Ventures, Kaiser Permanente Ventures and Kapor Capital The new money will go toward growing its data sciences and clinical services. It is planning to expand globally within the next two years. Ginger focuses on providing digital mental health services including behavior health coaching, video therapy, tele-psychiatry visits and other self-guided content. Partech’s growth fund, Cherry Ventures, Wellington Partners and Holtzbrinck Digital The new funds will go toward …

Iora Health

Primary-care startup Forward just laid off 3% of its staff amid the coronavirus pandemic | Business Insider | 4/21/2020

… for patients with COVID-19 and testing for the novel coronavirus at its clinics. Read more: Buzzy primary care startup Iora Health just raised $126 million. Meet the 8 companies changing how doctors get paid … million , according to BuzzFeed News. Its investors include Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, and First Round Capital. As of April 16, more than 22 million Americans have filed for unemployment within the last month. Venture-backed …

Zebra Medical Vision

Zebra Medical Vision Named to Fast Company’s Annual List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2020 | PR Newswire | 3/11/2020

SHEFAYIM, Israel , March 11, Zebra Medical Vision , the deep-learning medical imaging analytics company, has been named to Fast Company ‘s prestigious annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2020, and in the … pathways to improve patient care. Zebra-Med is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff , Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J, Dolby Ventures and leading AI researchers Prof Fei Fei Le , Prof …

Hinge Health

Digital physical therapy company Sword Health raises additional $9M | MobiHealthNews | 2/27/2020

The round was led by Khosla Ventures with participation from Founders Fund, Green Innovations, Lachy Groom, Vesalius Biocapital and Faber Ventures. This morning digital physical therapy program Sword Health announced that it scored $9 million … physical therapy space are Reflexion Health and Physitrack . Physera and Hinge Health are another two companies that have raised a good deal of funding to tackle these issues. ON THE RECORD “Sword’s digital clinical care …

McKesson

Lightship Closes $20M Series B Financing Led by McKesson Ventures and Define Ventures and Appoints David MacMurchy as CEO | Business Wire | 2/3/2020

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 3, 2020– Lightship, the premier provider of enterprise level, direct-to-patient clinical research solutions, today announced a $20 million investment led by McKesson Ventures and Define Ventures with participation from Khosla Ventures, Brook Byers, and Marc Benioff and the appointment of David MacMurchy as CEO and Tom Pike as Executive Chairman. “We launched Lightship over a year ago to transform the existing clinical research …

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 …

Ginkgo Bioworks

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

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 as places it has investments, alongside education, financial services and space. The early-stage VC has raised a …

Microsoft Health

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

… health has represented an average of 31% of healthcare deals, according to the report Read more: Companies like Google and Microsoft are making big investments in startups looking to disrupt healthcare. Here’s where 5 top … 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 …

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 …

WebMD

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

… 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 the Health Feedback … 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 …

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 …

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 …

Amazon Health

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

… at Twitter, to chat misinformation and how to avoid it. Blurred Lines of Health Sunday at 4 p.m. Disruptors like Amazon and Google are quickly making inroads into healthcare, lured by what they see as … 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 …

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 …

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 …

Nurx

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

… plans for this funding, including introducing additional offerings for what they describe as “sensitive health needs” and growing their userbase. Nurx offers telemedicine prescription and delivery of birth control pills. $40.00 Bayer While the company … 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 its data sciences and clinical services. It is planning to …

Babylon Health

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

Babylon Health topped the charts with a $550 million round, followed by Capsule and Healthy.io. Q3 2019 sees 66 digital health funding deals totaling $1.55B October 04, 2019 Share Over a billion and a half … 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 its data sciences and clinical services. It is planning to …

Twilio

Ginger, an MIT spinout providing app-based mental health coaching to workers, raises $35M | TechCrunch | 9/4/2019

… number of other new and previous high-profile investors that include City Light Capital, Nimble Ventures, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, Khosla Ventures, Kaiser Permanente Ventures and Kapor Capital. “As the global mental health crisis intensifies … plans. Ginger says that customers include CBS, Netflix, Pinterest, Sephora, Twilio, Yelp and BuzzFeed, and it’s now active in 25 countries outside the U.S., including major markets like the U.K., Japan, Australia, Canada and India …

OrbiMed

Health tech funding snapshot—Insurtech Ethos lands $60M in GV-led round, Nurx raises $52 million, and more | FierceHealthcare | 8/31/2019

… raised $26 million in Series B funding led by health tech venture capital fund aMoon and joined by earlier investors OrbiMed Israel Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. The company’s U.S. clients include Washington University School … reeled in a $12 million Series B round led by Khosla Ventures to help bankroll the expansion of its sales and engineering teams, according to FierceBioTech . Diagnostics platform: MIT-spinout Figur8 launched a digital platform …

Apple Health

AliveCor poaches Amazon director to be its new CEO | CNBC | 7/25/2019

… Khosla Ventures, Qualcomm and other investors across the health and tech sectors, develops a tiny electrocardiogram sensor that can provides patients with a way to monitor their health. It sells its own devices that integrate with smartphones, and a band that fits neatly onto the Apple Watch. The company is no stranger to bringing in leadership from the tech world. Its former CEO Vic Gundotra was a top executive at …

Neurotrack

Neurotrack Raises $21M for Digital Cognitive Health Platform | HIT Consultant | 6/12/2019

Neurotrack Raises $21M for Digital Cognitive Health Platform //hitconsultant.net/2019/06/12/neurotrack-raises-21m-for-digital-cognitive-health-platform/. Captcha Submit Neurotrack , a Redwood City, CA-based digital health company has raised $21 million in Series C funding round led by existing investor Khosla Ventures, with new strategic investments from Dai-ichi Life and SOMPO Holdings, and participation from existing investors Sozo Ventures, Rethink Impact, and AME Cloud Partners. The new …

Amazon Web Services

How to avoid making catastrophic innovation bets | VentureBeat | 6/8/2019

… enhancements companies regularly make to existing products and services. When Amazon ventured outside the province of online retail and launched Amazon Web Services ( AWS ), a cloud infrastructure as a service offering, it was a daring … former CTO of Informatica and previously held leadership roles at Khosla Ventures and Oracle …

Siemens

Unveiling its latest cohort, Alchemist announces $4 million in funding for its enterprise accelerator | 5/17/2019

The enterprise software and services-focused accelerator Alchemist has raised $4 million in fresh financing from investors BASF and the Qatar Development Bank, just in time for its latest demo day unveiling 20 new companies. Qatar and BASF join previous investors, including the venture firms Mayfield, Khosla Ventures, Foundation Capital, DFJ and USVP, and corporate investors like Cisco, Siemens and Juniper Networks. While the roster of successes from Alchemist’s fund …

Talyst

Cadre Expands Executive Team, Appointing Sam Mischner as Chief Commercial Officer | Business Wire | 5/15/2019

… Catalyst, Goldman Sachs, Khosla Ventures, SL Green and Thrive Capital. For more information, please visit cadre.com . View source version on businesswire.com : https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190515005375/en/ CONTACT: Christine Detris KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEW YORK INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY SOFTWARE PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FINANCE CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY COMMERCIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE SOURCE: Cadre …

Catalia Health

Catalia Health Raises $4 Million Pre-Series A Round to Power Patient Rollout and Fuel Company Expansion | Business Wire | 11/15/2017

SAN FRANCISCO- Catalia Health , a patient care management company that provides an effective, scalable, AI-powered patient engagement platform, announced today the close of its $4 million pre-Series A round. This round, led by … seed extension and a $1.25 million seed round led by Khosla Ventures. Catalia Health’s platform combines artificial intelligence, psychology and medical best practices to deliver everyday care to the 117 million patients in the United …

athenahealth

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 …

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 …

Eight Sleep picks up $40 mln | PE Hub | 11/6/2019

… has secured $40 million in funding. Founders Fund led the round with participation from other investors that included Craft Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Y Combinator and 8VC. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK, November 6, 2019 — Eight Sleep … research including Dr. Robert Stickgold – Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Dr Craig Heller – Professor at Stanford University and Head of Sleep Research Center at Stanford, Dr. David Rapoport, Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary …

Kaiser Permanente

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 …

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

Healthcare VP Peter Lee, Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson, Anthem CEO Gail Boudreaux, Google Health head David Feinberg, CVS CEO Larry Merlo, ONC head Don Rucker and CMS Administrator Seema Verma. Last year , Feinberg, then … 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 …

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 …

Intermountain Healthcare

Health tech funding snapshot—Insurtech Ethos lands $60M in GV-led round, Nurx raises $52 million, and more | FierceHealthcare | 8/31/2019

… OrbiMed Israel Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. The company’s U.S. clients include Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Intermountain Healthcare and the Regenstrief Institute. Patient engagement: Luma Health landed $16 million in a … reeled in a $12 million Series B round led by Khosla Ventures to help bankroll the expansion of its sales and engineering teams, according to FierceBioTech . Diagnostics platform: MIT-spinout Figur8 launched a digital platform …

Health tech funding snapshot—Insurtech Ethos lands $60M in GV-led round, Nurx raises $52 million, and more | FierceHealthcare | 8/30/2019

… OrbiMed Israel Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. The company’s U.S. clients include Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Intermountain Healthcare and the Regenstrief Institute. Patient engagement: Luma Health landed $16 million in a … reeled in a $12 million Series B round led by Khosla Ventures to help bankroll the expansion of its sales and engineering teams, according to FierceBioTech . Diagnostics platform: MIT-spinout Figur8 launched a digital platform …

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 …

Northwestern Medicine

Bay Labs Completes $5.5 Million Series A Financing | Morningstar | 12/14/2017

… to cardiovascular imaging, today announced it completed $5.5 million in financing. The Series A round was led by existing investor Khosla Ventures with participation from new investors including Data Collective (DCVC) , Greenbox Venture Partners , Minneapolis … has partnered with the Minneapolis Heart Institute and Allina Health, Northwestern Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, and cardiologists at Stanford University to develop, test and validate deep learning algorithms for echocardiography. “We’re gratified by …

Bay Labs Completes $5.5 Million Series A Financing | Business Wire | 12/14/2017

… to cardiovascular imaging, today announced it completed $5.5 million in financing. The Series A round was led by existing investor Khosla Ventures with participation from new investors including Data Collective (DCVC) , Greenbox Venture Partners , Minneapolis … has partnered with the Minneapolis Heart Institute and Allina Health, Northwestern Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, and cardiologists at Stanford University to develop, test and validate deep learning algorithms for echocardiography. “We’re gratified by …

Humana

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 … health and benefits company Accolade, which works with companies like Humana, Independence Blue Cross, Teladoc and Lowes on improving health outcomes …

Health tech funding snapshot—Insurtech Ethos lands $60M in GV-led round, Nurx raises $52 million, and more | FierceHealthcare | 8/31/2019

Humana joined the round as a strategic investor, and earlier backers F-Prime Capital (Fidelity Investments) and Optum Ventures also contributed. Digital health tools: Hello Heart reeled in a $12 million Series B round led by Khosla Ventures to help bankroll the expansion of its sales and engineering teams, according to FierceBioTech . Diagnostics platform: MIT-spinout Figur8 launched a digital platform to measure and track body movement as a biomarker …

Oscar Health

Truework raises $12 mln | PE Hub | 7/30/2019

… in Series A funding led by Sequoia Capital . Participating in the round were Stanford University and existing Truework investors, including Khosla Ventures , Menlo Ventures , and Founder Collective . Truework is an identity platform that aims to … is comprised of hundreds of employers, including The College Board, Oscar Health, InVision, and Tuft & Needle. The company serves over 3,000 financial institutions and has verified income data on more than $2 billion of home …

Truework Secures $12 Million Series A To Compete With Equifax | Forbes | 7/30/2019

… by Sequoia Capital on Tuesday, raising its total funding to $14.9 million, including a $2.9 million seed round led by Khosla Ventures. Launched in 2018, the San Francisco-based startup, which mostly helps banks, employers … than $2 billion of home loans. Other major clients include Oscar Health and InVision. “There’s a preexisting need for millions of Americans to validate their income, and verify other pieces of their identity, the question …

Peter Thiel

The venture capitalist at the center of the coronavirus fight | Fortune | 4/28/2020

… a friend. He went on to found Newpath with some $125 million after impressing well-connected names like venture capitalist Peter Thiel and Vista Equity Partners co-founder Brian Sheth. As the pandemic spread, Cahill … along with existing investors B essemer Investment Partners, Playground , and Khosla Ventures . \n– Medici , an Austin, Texas-based virtual healthcare company, raised $24 million in Series B funding. Existing investors including Barry Sternlicht , Chairman of …

Vinod Khosla

HeartVista Closes $8.65M Series A Financing Led by Khosla Ventures | Business Wire | 4/28/2020

… AI-assisted MRI solutions, today announced the closing of a $8.65M Series A financing round. The round was led by Khosla Ventures, Jeff Rothschild, Leslie Ventures, Open Field Capital, and additional investors. Combined with several … and HeartVista is a thought leader in this area,” said Vinod Khosla, Founder of Khosla Ventures. “Their very pragmatic solution increases access to MRI imaging.” “There is no doubt that the future of medical imaging …

Jonathan Shieber

Impossible Foods rolls out to nearly 1,000 new grocery stores and supermarkets | 4/16/2020

Impossible Foods rolls out to nearly 1,000 new grocery stores and supermarkets Jonathan Shieber @jshieber / 21 hours Starting tomorrow, 777 supermarkets in California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Nevada will begin stocking the Impossible Foods plant … raised $1.3 billion from investors, including Mirae Asset Global Investments, Khosla Ventures, Horizons Ventures and Temasek …

David Lee

Impossible Foods Confirms Approximately $500 Million in New Funding | Business Wire | 3/16/2020

… million in its latest funding round, led by new investor Mirae Asset Global Investments, with participation from existing investors including Khosla Ventures, Horizons Ventures, and Temasek. The industry-leading food-tech startup has raised nearly … current COVID-19 pandemic,” said Impossible Foods’ Chief Financial Officer David Lee. Impossible Foods has taken aggressive measures to prioritize the health and safety of its employees since the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak …

Bill Gates

Impossible Foods Confirms Approximately $500 Million in New Funding | Business Wire | 3/16/2020

… million in its latest funding round, led by new investor Mirae Asset Global Investments, with participation from existing investors including Khosla Ventures, Horizons Ventures, and Temasek. The industry-leading food-tech startup has raised nearly … Institute investigator. Investors include Mirae Asset Global Investments, Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek, Sailing Capital, and Open Philanthropy Project. Impossible Foods was Inc. Magazine’s company of the …

Trevor Noah

Impossible Foods Confirms Approximately $500 Million in New Funding | Business Wire | 3/16/2020

… million in its latest funding round, led by new investor Mirae Asset Global Investments, with participation from existing investors including Khosla Ventures, Horizons Ventures, and Temasek. The industry-leading food-tech startup has raised nearly … Kirk Cousins, Paul George, Peter Jackson, Jay-Z, Mindy Kaling, Trevor Noah, Alexis Ohanian, Kal Penn, Katy Perry, Questlove, Ruby Rose, Phil Rosenthal, Jaden Smith, Serena Williams, will.i.am, and Zedd. “With this latest round of …

Virgilio Bento

Digital physical therapy company Sword Health raises additional $9M | MobiHealthNews | 2/27/2020

The round was led by Khosla Ventures with participation from Founders Fund, Green Innovations, Lachy Groom, Vesalius Biocapital and Faber Ventures. This morning digital physical therapy program Sword Health announced that it scored $9 million … Sword, we’ve taken a disciplined and incremental approach to growth,” Virgilio Bento, founder and CEO, said in a statement. “Given the strong interest from the investment community and the demand we’re seeing in the market …

Josh Constine

Tempo reveals $17M-funded $2000 weight lift training screen | 2/26/2020

Tempo reveals $17M-funded $2000 weight lift training screen Their founder went from homeless to in-home gym Josh Constine @JoshConstine / 13 hours Tempo wants to be the Peloton of barbells. It’s a 42-inch … 17.5 million Series A round from Founders Fund, DCM, and Khosla Ventures. Now Tempo will pour that cash into marketing, retail distribution, R&D, and content production. A founder’s journey out of homelessness Tempo’s mission …

Marc Benioff

Lightship Closes $20M Series B Financing Led by McKesson Ventures and Define Ventures and Appoints David MacMurchy as CEO | Business Wire | 2/3/2020

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 3, 2020– Lightship, the premier provider of enterprise level, direct-to-patient clinical research solutions, today announced a $20 million investment led by McKesson Ventures and Define Ventures with participation from Khosla Ventures, Brook Byers, and Marc Benioff and the appointment of David MacMurchy as CEO and Tom Pike as Executive Chairman. “We launched Lightship over a year ago to transform the existing clinical research …

Eyal Gura

Zebra Medical Vision Announces Agreement With DePuy Synthes to Deploy Cloud Based Artificial Intelligence Orthopaedic Surgical Planning Tools | Business Wire | 12/19/2019

… to impact and improve orthopaedic procedures and outcomes in areas including the knee, hip, shoulder, trauma, and spine care,” says Eyal Gura, Co-Founder and CEO of Zebra Medical Vision. “We share a common vision … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JJDC, Inc. (JJDC) and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has …

Scott Huennekens

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

… patients. It also adds to our momentum as we advance our innovative technology toward commercialization.” Additionally, Vicarious Surgical has appointed Scott Huennekens , a proven leader in the medical device industry, to its Board of Directors … 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 …

Steve Jurvetson

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 … 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, but I think we’re better as a pair. The beauty …

Patrick O. Brown

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

… 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.). MORE INFORMATION ON IMPOSSIBLE FOODS: impossiblefoods.com www.twitter.com/impossiblefoods www.facebook.com/impossiblefoods www.instagram.com/impossible_foods IMPOSSIBLE FOODS PRESS KIT: https://impossiblefoods.com/media/ Contacts BURGERIM …

Jack Dorsey

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 Atlas Venture, Founder Collective, Foundry Group, Jack Dorsey, and Silicon Valley Bank. - whoop Boston-based Whoop is a performance optimization system for elite athletes and teams. Founded by Aurelian Nicolae, John …

Tim Sweeney

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

… is key to combatting antibiotic resistance, which is one of the most pressing public health challenges of our time,” said Tim Sweeney , M.D., Ph.D., cofounder and chief executive officer of Inflammatix. “Through this public-private … 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 …

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 …

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 …

Kevin Hart

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 …

Paul Sekhri

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

… Khosla Ventures. Funds from the financing round will be used to support the acceleration of the eGenesis kidney xenotransplant program into the clinic, as well as support advancement of a range of other xenotransplant programs across islet cell, liver, heart, and lung. Paul Sekhri, president and chief executive officer of eGenesis said with the funding, the company is now well-positions to “advance the development of human-compatible organs to …

George Church

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

… through its own multiplexed 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 … 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 …

Gordon Ramsay

Impossible Burger Debuts in Mainland China at National Import Show | Business Wire | 11/5/2019

… a wide range of restaurants and cuisines throughout Hong Kong, Singapore, and Macau – including internationally celebrated establishments by David Myers, Gordon Ramsay and Wolfgang Puck. In April, the world’s second largest burger chain, Burger King … 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. More information: impossiblefoods.com Media kit: www.impossiblefoods.com …

Daniel Mansson

London’s Harley Street clinics to offer Flow’s brain stimulation headset as add-on treatment for depression | MobiHealthNews | 10/31/2019

… follows the Swedish startup’s recent launch of a mental health chatbot and $1.5m raise in a funding round led by Khosla Ventures. Share Credit: Flow Flow Neuroscience is working with outpatient clinics in London’s Harley … WHAT HAPPENED Flow Neuroscience, which was founded by clinical psychologist Daniel Mansson (CEO) and neuroscientist Erik Rehn (CTO) in 2016, landed $1.5m in funding in a round led by Khosla Ventures in July. The startup …

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 …

Iris Dorbian

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

VC-backed Roofstock recruits Barbaria as chief product officer October 16, 2019 By Iris Dorbian Roofstock , a real estate investment marketplace, has named Ketan Barbaria as chief product 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.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Roofstock, the leading marketplace for …

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 …