Anaconda Biomed, a pre-clinical stage medical device company, closed a €15 million Series A financing. The deal was backed by new investors including Ysios Capital (Barcelona, Spain), Banco Sabadell (Spain), and Omega Funds (Boston, MA, USA), in addition to current investor Innogest Capital (Milan, Italy).
Castor EDC, an Amsterdam-based health tech startup creating tools for sharing medical research data, has secured a €1.1 million innovation grant from the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 program. Castor EDC will use the funding to further develop its programs for making big data available for international medical research. It will build an AI-based system for […]
Medical tech startup Robocath has raised €4.7 million led by M Capital and Normandie Participations along with Go Capital and NCI. Robocath, based in Rouen, develops a robotics device called R-one for treating cardiovascular disease that protects physicians from exposure to X-rays while still interacting with the patient. R-one, which is protected by 20 patents, […]
Swedish health tech company Min Doktor has raised €22.6 million in a Series B round led by EQT Ventures. The Malmö-based company’s app provides doctor-patient communications through voice, video, and text, and allows doctors to issue prescriptions. It will use the funds to enter new markets with its product. “I founded this company with the […]
Apple has acquired the Finnish sleep sensor Beddit, dubbed the “Fitbit for sleep”, which helps users control snoring and sleep quality. The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
Israeli GeneSort, a molecular diagnostics company for detecting cancer, has been acquired by the Hong Kong-based investment fund AID Partners for $23 million. The acquisition will provide the company with resources to expand into the Southeast Asian market.
Swiss BC Platforms, which provides genomic data management solutions, has raised $10 million. The round was led by Debiopharm Innovation Fund in conjunction with Tesi, a Finnish venture capital and private equity company, with participation from BC Platforms’ existing investors.