Scientists raised $9 million today to fund clinical trials for a technology that illuminates cancer cells during surgery.
As you may have heard, Google is back in the health business with Calico, a new antiaging initiative. Now we know who is behind Calico — and just how much Google is betting on it.
Think back on how rapidly our computing habits have changed over the past decade and try not to get whiplash.
VentureHealth has launched its online equity crowdfunding platform for life sciences companies. It provides accredited investors with opportunities to invest in innovative medical technology that ultimately saves lives and improves patient care.
Today, the Thiel Foundation announced it would grant $350,000 to two of Breakout Labs’ teams: Skyphrase and Stealth Biosciences.
Today Fenwick & West released a study stating that the number of life science financings continued to decline in 2012, falling by more than $5 billion over the past five years.
Should human genes be patented? The Supreme Court is weighing in today in a landmark case that will have an enormous impact on the future of science, technology and medicine.
Third Rock is a venture capital fund solely dedicated to health care companies. The firm’s distinct hands-on approach first discovers breakthrough technology and then builds the teams to execute it.
Biotech company Visterra closes $26M deal for its technology platform that combats infectious disease.
Molecular information company Foundation Medicine raises $42.5M to improve cancer treatment
Cautionary tales: An occasional look at events with potential long-term impact for biotechnology