Global science and technology company Merck is looking for 12 promising startups to co-create ‘the next big thing’

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Peratech raises $12.4 million for its 3D force sensing technology

UK company Peratech, which makes interface sensors, has raised $12.4 million led by Merck Ventures, the VC arm of pharmaceutical firm Merck with participation from Arie Capital. Peratech’s develops a 3D force sensing solution called Quantum Tunnelling Composite (QTC) for human-machine interfaces (HMI) that reduces accidental and false touches. The new funding will enable the […]