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Belfast-based Neurovalens raises £5.1 million to treat conditions such as anxiety, obesity and insomnia

Neurovalens, a Belfast-founded healthtech company, has raised £5.1 million in funding to advance medical device approvals of its neurostimulation technology and also explore applications to other neurological conditions. Led by IQ Capital, the round also received investments from Wharton Asset Management Company, the Angel CoFund, Techstart Ventures, Clarendon Fund Managers and the UK government’s Future […]

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French-American AI startup Owkin closes $18 million Series A to make medical research more collaborative

Owkin, a French company applying machine learning to medical research, has secured $18 million in funding from Mubadala Capital and Bpifrance, through the bank’s Large Venture fund. This Series A extension brings the startup’s total amount raised to $70 million.  The AI platform connects data scientists, clinicians, academic researchers and pharmaceutical companies to create global […]

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Dutch healthtech AI startup Quantib gets €2 million for prostate cancer diagnostics

Quantib, a Dutch medtech startup applying artificial intelligence to radiology, has received a €2.1 million grant from the European Innovation Council (EIC) Accelerator fund for a new diagnostic approach to prostate cancer. The healthtech startup’s AI software helps analyse medical images so that doctors can more quickly detect and diagnose any abnormalities. The software has […]

Berlin-based health tech startup Doctorly scores $5.6 million in seed funding

Berlin-based health tech startup Doctorly has raised a $5.6 million seed round to try and get rid of disk-based operating (DOS) healthcare systems. The round was led by Speedinvest and joined by Seedcamp, Target Global, Force Ventures and UNIQA Ventures. Also backing doctorly are Calm/Storm ventures and Plug & Play. Founded in early 2018, Doctorly […]

Berlin-based healthtech startup PlusDental raises €32 million

PlusDental, German-born telemedicine startup focused on dentistry, has landed a €32 million funding round led by Hong Kong-based Ping An Global Voyager Fund. Existing investors HV Holtzbrinck Ventures and Lakestar also participated in the round, and so did Christian Wegner, founder of the Berlin-based “re-commerce” platform Momox. Founded in 2017 and formerly known as Sunshine […]

UK medtech company Exscientia raises $60 million to apply AI to drug discovery

British AI drug discovery company Exscientia has raised $60 million in a Series C financing round led by a new investor, Denmark’s Novo Holdings, with existing investors such as Evotec, Bristol Myers Squibb, and GT Healthcare Capital chipping in. Oxford-based Exscientia applies artificial intelligence to small molecule drug discovery. Earlier this year, the company announced […]