Backed by Bill Gates, Kallyope is mapping out the connection between the gut and the brain to combat obesity.
Growing up, I watched as my grandmother repeatedly traveled thousands of miles between Barbados and Boston to speak with doctors after undergoing surgery for a brain tumor. When Carlos was 8 years old, his eye was critically injured while playing with his friends. After the accident, Carlos spent 3 years in and out of hospitals and visited doctors’ offices five days a week. Imagine how different those experiences would have been if doctors had access to eConsults.
NYC VC news you will find nowhere else! The latest news from venture capital firms in NYC for the first half of March 2020 featuring must-know news including news for Greycroft, Laconia, Valar Ventures, and much more.
Less than half of critical surfaces in healthcare settings are properly cleaned, contributing to unnecessarily high rates of infection. While studies have shown that improved cleaning proficiency can reduce infections by up to 80%, existing approaches to reduce human error in cleaning do not improve technique effectively.
Despite its popularity, “Dr. Google” is not an authoritative source when it comes to matters of health. K Health, a knowledge and telemedicine platform, serves as the go-to destination that contains vetted, accurate information and treatment options for health conditions, built from its massive anonymized data set from others with the same symptoms, medical profile, […]
The latest news from venture capital firms in NYC for the second half of February 2020 featuring must-know news including news for Town Hall Ventures, Female Founders Fund, and much more.
When navigating your choices for choosing healthcare providers, insurance companies have traditionally sent you a directory that’s as thick as a phone book. Not only is the physical directory challenging to use, but it’s also static and often contains outdated information. Enter Ribbon Health, a health data platform that powers payers, providers, and digital […]
$87.3M raised. Scaled the team from 10 employees to 100+ in less than 5 years with plans to build the team to over 200 by the end of the year. Meet Maven, the women’s health digital network.
The latest news from venture capital firms in NYC for the first half of February 2020 featuring must-know news including news for Equal Ventures, NSV Preferred, LDV Capital, and much more…
The volatility of the crypto market has raised serious doubts about its value, and one of the biggest drawbacks has been the lack of ability to use crypto as a true financial instrument. BlockFi is building out the crypto infrastructure to offer financial products and services centered around crypto. BlockFi presently offers free crypto trading, […]
Finding a bra that fits isn’t as simple as it sounds. CUUP is the direct-to-consumer, intimate apparel brand that has created stylish, minimalist bras for all shapes and sizes. CUUP’s bras are offered in sizes from 30A to 38H, and the company’s website helps women discover their true bra size through 20-minute virtual fittings. If the […]