CAPITAL

Investment Trends: Venture Capitalists Remain High on Healthcare

Healthcare startups remain highly attractive to venture capitalists drawing $10.6 billion in investments in the first half of 2018, the most of any industry sector other than internet companies and … [Read more...]

MARKETING

Theranos & Its CEO Settle Stock Fraud Charges with SEC

Seven years ago, Theranos was a $9 billion dynamo seemingly on the precipice of blowing the blood testing market wide open. Today, the company and its CEO and founder, Elizabeth Holmes, are a … [Read more...]

RESEARCH

The Year in Dx VC Investment: Dx/Tools Outperforms Health Care & Liquid Biopsy/AI/ Informatics Outperforms Dx/Tools

In a year that witnessed venture capital health care investment reaching an all-time high, diagnostics/tools (Dx/Tools) companies made out particularly well, according to Silicon Valley Banks' … [Read more...]

CAPITAL

Industry Trends: New Report Sheds Light on DX Tech Capital Flows

The health care industry has raised $5 billion in venture fund investment in the first half of 2017 and is well on pace to smash the single year record of $7.5 billion set in 2015, according to … [Read more...]

CAPITAL

Grifols Takes 20 percent Stake in Singulex

Grifols, the Spanish biotech firm, has taken a 20 percent stake in a California- based laboratory for $50 million. The deal is among the latest involving overseas businesses taking stakes in … [Read more...]

FUNDING

Quanterix Raises $46 Million to Fuel Expansion of Clinical Diagnostics

By Stephanie Murg, Managing Director, G2 Intelligence A fresh infusion of capital is set to fuel continued growth at Quanterix Corporation (Lexington, Mass.), which specializes in "high-definition … [Read more...]

AltheaDX Raises $30 Million, Announces New Tests

AltheaDX, a California-based lab that focuses on pharmacogenetic testing, has raised $30 million in a third round of financing. The money comes from several investors, including WUXi Healthcare … [Read more...]

Laboratory M&A in 2015: Flat but With Possibilities Moving Forward

When it came to mergers and acquisitions in the laboratory arena, 2015 has proven to be pretty much more of the same. Altogether, there were 29 transactions announced during the 2015 calendar year, … [Read more...]

AltheaDX Raises $30 Million, Announces New Tests

AltheaDX, a California-based lab that focuses on pharmacogenetic testing, has raised $30 million in a third round of financing. The money comes from several investors, including WUXi Healthcare … [Read more...]

Outlook for Medium-Size Labs Continues to Show Promise

The outlook for the mid-size and smaller publicly traded laboratories appears to be bright. Most reported gains in earnings or revenue, or significant capital infusions in the most recent quarter and … [Read more...]


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