The U.S. cybersecurity industry has seen a decline in venture capital investments recently, but Boston-area security startups are having a good week.
On Tuesday, Boston-based ObserveIT said it recently pulled in a Series B investment led by Bain Capital Ventures. The... Read more »
This weekend, cancer immunotherapy will once again take biopharma’s center stage. At one of the year’s big cancer meetings, investors, researchers, and many others will have a close eye on a group of presentations touting new lung cancer regimens that combine... Read more »
Novartis just bet close to $9 billion on the future of gene therapy, a boost for a field that hasn’t yet seen commercial success. In the same week, GlaxoSmithKline, which has one of the few gene therapies on the market but... Read more »
Venture capital continued to flow to Boston-area companies at a prolific rate during the first quarter of 2018, as investors picked up where they left off last year.
In the first three months of the year, venture capitalists pumped more... Read more »
GrocerKey, a startup that has developed white-label software to help grocery stores create an online presence, said it has raised $2.5 million in a funding round led by Woodman’s Market, an early GrocerKey customer.
Other participants in the investment include... Read more »
[Corrected, 4/11/18, 4:48 p.m. ET. See below.] Billie, a direct-to-consumer seller of monthly shaving and body care products subscriptions, has raised $6 million in new funding.
The New York-based startup, which launched in November, previously raised $2.5 million. This... Read more »
When oncologist Renato Martins finished his medical training, advanced lung cancer was almost certainly a quick death sentence. “I knew, by name, every patient who had survived two years,” he says.
Thanks in large part to the arrival of cancer immunotherapy,... Read more »
Depending on whom you talk to, cryptocurrencies could be the biggest bubble in history or the backbone of the future global economy—or both.
The reality is it’s too early to say. The industry must still navigate a host of... Read more »
When Ansgar Strother co-founded A2B Bikeshare in 2012, he was on a mission to make bike-sharing more affordable and accessible.
The company’s approach involved a kiosk-free “smart bike, dumb rack” model that put the technology of a rental kiosk onto... Read more »