London’s Causaly announces $1m seed investment

Causaly, a London- and Athens-based AI for cause and effect discovery announces the completion of a $1 million seed investment. Causaly’s machine reading platform analyses millions of documents to create unique knowledge graphs highlighting cause and effect relationships in biomedicine. These graphs have the opportunity to visualize connections between millions of variables and factors for […]

UK-based AI startup Healx raised $10 million to find rare disease treatments

Healx, a Cambridge-based medtech company that uses AI to discover and develop treatments for rare diseases, has announced a $10 million Series A funding round. The investment was led by Balderton Capital, with participation from existing investors Jonathan Milner and Amadeus Capital. Rare diseases affect 350 million people worldwide - or 1 in 20 people […]

German medical startup MediDate acquires its competitor Medical One

Berlin-based e-health startup MediDate has acquired its rival, the Medical One clinic group, in a deal funded by the VC firm Earlybird, MediDate’s largest investor. The price of the acquisition has not been disclosed. Started as a digital intermediary in the sector of plastic and aesthetic surgery, the post-acquisition MediDate itself becomes a provider of […]

European healthcare goes XR: Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed reality

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French-German medical booking startup Doctolib acquires its competitor MonDocteur

French-German startup Doctolib that has built a popular doctor appointment platform has acquired another French company that does exactly that—MonDocteur. The deal, the amount of which has not been disclosed, puts the new group among the biggest platforms of this kind in the world. The consolidated company will consist of all 600 employees of MonDocteur […]

Dutch medical research data startup Castor EDC raises €5.3 million

Castor EDC, an Amsterdam-based healthtech startup, has raised €5.3 million in a funding round led by INKEF with participation from several angel investors. The company is planning to use the fresh capital to expand its research data platform in the US. Founded in 2012, Castor EDC is working on an Electronic Data Capture (that’s what […]