Webit 2019 Health Summit roundup

There isn't any aspect of healthcare that isn't being transformed by technology. The health-related technologies on display reflected the work that is being done to prevent illness, to deliver more effective treatments, and to reduce the growing cost of healthcare.
908 Devices raise $17.5 million Series E led by Northpond Ventures
908 Devices, a pioneer of analytical devices for chemical and biomolecular analysis, has raised a $17.5 million Series E financing round led by Northpond Ventures.
Alex Guest Mon, 29/04/2019 - 15:00
Sonde Health raises $16 million Series A for vocal diagnostics
Sonde Health, which is developing a voice-based diagnostics platform, has secured $16 million in a Series A financing round led by M Ventures, with MP Healthcare Venture Management, Neoteny 4, LP, Canepa Healthcare, and founder PureTech Health
Alex Guest Thu, 11/04/2019 - 16:31
NextGen Jane raises $9 million for reproductive health predictive diagnostics
NextGen Jane, a diagnostics startup focused on reproductive health, has raised a $9 million Series A round led by Material Impact, with the participation of Access Industries, Viking Global Investors, Liminal Ventures, and several angels.
Alex Guest Mon, 01/04/2019 - 14:04
Global collaboration publishes recommendations to speed rare disease diagnosis
The Global Commission to End the Diagnostic Odyssey for Children has today published recommendations on how to solve the challenge of diagnosing rare diseases. The commission was set up by Takeda, Microsoft, and EURORDIS-Rare Diseases Europe to find solutions to core barriers preventing timely diagnosis for rare diseases.
Alex Guest Wed, 20/02/2019 - 16:59
SOPHiA GENETICS raises USD 77 million to build US business
SOPHiA GENETICS has closed a $77 million funding round led by Generation Investment Management, with participation from Idinvest Partners, alongside existing investors including Balderton Capital and Alychlo.
Alex Guest Fri, 04/01/2019 - 10:52