Sara Mageit

surgery technology
By  Sara Mageit 07:07 am May 7, 2021
CARESYNTAX SECURES €82M FOR AI HOSPITAL Berlin-based healthtech company Caresyntax has raised €82.8 million ($100 m) in a Series C round. The investment was led by PFM Health Sciences LP, Optum Ventures, Intel Capital and Lauxera Capital Partners and is one of the largest rounds secured by a German healthtech company. The company uses AI to digitise operation rooms by developing algorithms that...
my mhealth
By  Sara Mageit 09:44 am May 4, 2021
NHS-approved digital therapeutics company, my mhealth, along with three European collaborators, have been awarded a €2.5 million Eurostars Grant for the development of their project, CUOREMA. Eurostars is a European joint programme, co-funded from the national budgets of 36 EUREKA countries and by the European Union through Horizon 2020. Innovate UK will also sponsor my mhealth to develop part of...
Kaia Health
By  Sara Mageit 04:33 am April 28, 2021
New York-based Kaia Health has completed a €62 million ($75m) Series C funding round to expand clinical capabilities and treatment services for Musculoskeletal (MSK) and Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) care in the US and Europe. The total raised to date is €103 million ($125m), and was led by an unnamed growth equity fund with support from existing investors, including Optum Ventures...
healthtech
By  Sara Mageit 04:07 am April 27, 2021
Dealroom, Inkep Capital and MTIP have released a report powered by a database dedicated to mapping and tracking the health innovation ecosystem. The report looks at 76,275 startups, 38,907 funding rounds, and 8,821 exits of companies addressing aspects of the healthcare value chain and patient journey. WHY IT MATTERS The report predicts that over the next two years, the industry will see new...
Healthware Group
By  Sara Mageit 08:04 am April 23, 2021
DOCTIFY RAISES €6.3M FOR HEALTHCARE REVIEW PLATFORM London-based healthcare review platform Doctify has raised an additional €6.3M in a round of funding. The investment was led by Keen Venture Partners and existing investors including Amadeus Capital, Guinness Asset Management and Tom Teichman. Doctify has now raised an overall investment of €16.8M to expand its platform, which allows patients...
COVID-19 testing
By  Sara Mageit 05:48 am April 22, 2021
The University of Oxford, Prenetics, a diagnostics and genetic testing company, and Oxford Suzhou Centre for Advanced Research (OSCAR) have signed collaboration agreements to further develop OxLAMPTM technology, a molecular testing technology for infectious diseases. Following the acquisition by Prenetics of Oxsed, an Oxford University spin-out company from October 2020, the aim has been to...
European Space Agency
By  Sara Mageit 05:40 am April 14, 2021
As part of the UK government's Health Infrastructure plan, up to £5 million of UK Space Agency funding is available to support a joint initiative with the Hampshire Together: Modernising our Hospitals and Health Services Programme, in order to utilise space technology to tackle healthcare challenges.  This project forms part of the government's plan to provide 40 new hospitals across England by...
Robotics, cardiology, Moray Medical
By  Sara Mageit 06:14 am April 13, 2021
US-based developer of the Coral interventional robotics platform, Moray Medical, has completed its seed round of €4.7 million ($5.7m) with European health tech investor Heal Capital and several other angel investors, including the Angel Physicians Fund.  The round was led by international MedTech VC 415 CAPITAL and prior investors include leaders in the structural heart and robotics space...
HealthHero, Qare
By  Sara Mageit 07:21 am April 12, 2021
Digital health provider HealthHero has entered the French market with its acquisition of Paris-based telehealth startup Qare. Backed by health tech venture builder Kamet Ventures, the acquisition strengthens HealthHero's telehealth position in Europe and now covers 22 million people, with plans to provide just under three million consultations this year. WHY IT MATTERS Qare combines medical...
COVID-19 test
By  Sara Mageit 07:26 am April 9, 2021
DACADOO AND DIG ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP IN LIFESTYLE INSURANCE Swiss health tech and insurtech company, dacadoo and Amsterdam-based Digital Insurance Group (DIG) are partnering up to expand their set of insurtech solutions for banking, insurance and brokers. Using a new quote & buy products set to improve the underwriting process for life operators, the partnership aims to establish real-time...