It’s no surprise that the latest tech startup to go big in Boston is in health IT. The sector has been burgeoning locally and will probably see more big funding deals this year.
PillPack, an online pharmacy and medication management company,... Read more »
Investors from Chicago and northern Wisconsin detailed plans on Tuesday for two proposed venture funds that would pump about $30 million into startups in Wisconsin and around the Midwest, if all goes according to plan.
John Philosophos, a Chicago-based partner... Read more »
Expect some new titles to be added to Purch’s portfolio in the months ahead.
On Tuesday, the digital publisher announced it raised $135 million in a Series C round, which CEO Greg Mason says will go towards growing the company, including... Read more »
Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) has acquired a San Diego startup that invented new sensor technology for precisely tracking changes in direction, according to two industry experts who would only discuss the deal anonymously.
The Mountain View, CA-based technology giant agreed to... Read more »
A 14-year-old nanotechnology company building a new type of computer memory with a material that is stronger than steel and less dense than aluminum has raised $31.5 million in a Series E round of funding.
Nantero, based in Woburn,... Read more »
As has been the case the past few years, the annual American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting, which just wrapped up in Chicago, was the latest referendum on immunotherapy. But this year, not only did the meeting feature scientific developments for... Read more »
Galvanize is going global—and Google is giving it a hand.
The Denver-based education startup/co-working chain/early stage venture fund announced this morning it will begin offering classes in London. Galvanize is working with Google on the project, and the classes will be... Read more »
Saranas, a Houston medical device company, expects to announce this week that it has raised $2.35 million to further develop a souped-up sheath that can detect blood leaks caused by catheters in real time.
The funding came from existing investors, including members... Read more »
Bioptigen, a medical device firm that developed and commercialized a non-invasive scanning technology for ophthalmic procedures, has caught the eye of a German diagnostics company now set to buy the startup.
Leica Microsystems has announced a definitive agreement to acquire... Read more »
Kleanthis Xanthopoulos, who has served more than seven years at the helm of San Diego microRNA drug developer Regulus Therapeutics (NASDAQ: RGLS) unexpectedly resigned as CEO and from the company’s board, according to a statement from the company.
The company... Read more »