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New Venture Funds to Back Life Science, Tech Start-Ups

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Three new venture funds are seeking to invest up to $6.3 billion in start-up companies with advances in life sciences, health care, energy, and information technologies. . . . → Read More: New Venture Funds to Back Life Science, Tech Start-Ups

Trial Underway Testing Bioelectronic Incontinence Device

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The first participants are enrolled in a clinical trial of an implanted bio-feedback device to help women control urinary incontinence, sudden or stress-related urges to urinate. . . . → Read More: Trial Underway Testing Bioelectronic Incontinence Device

Damaged Human Lungs Restored for Transplantation

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A research team demonstrated the feasibility of connecting anesthetized pigs to human lungs deemed unfit for transplants, for recovering the lungs to transplant quality. . . . → Read More: Damaged Human Lungs Restored for Transplantation

Infographic – Digital Health Venture Funds Crater in Q4 2022

Chart: Digital health venture funding by quarter

Venture funds for new companies developing digital solutions for health care continued dropping throughout 2022, reaching their lowest levels in years in the fourth quarter. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Digital Health Venture Funds Crater in Q4 2022

Types of Tax Forms for Businesses

This post lists the major tax forms a business owner should consider while preparing tax information. . . . → Read More: Types of Tax Forms for Businesses

Infographic – 2022 Biotech Venture Funding Weakens

Chart: Venture investments total by year for biotech and pharma companies

Venture funds for new U.S. biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies declined from historical highs in 2022, but a closer look reveals even more signs of financial tightening. . . . → Read More: Infographic – 2022 Biotech Venture Funding Weakens

Environmental Biomarker Start-Up Gains $16M in Early Funds

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A new company developing diagnostics for neurological and other disorders based on environmental exposures is raising $16 million in venture funds. . . . → Read More: Environmental Biomarker Start-Up Gains $16M in Early Funds

CEPI Assessing Advanced RNA Nanoparticle Vaccine

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An international health organization is evaluating a new type of vaccine made with biodegradable RNA nanoparticles to help head off future viral pandemics. . . . → Read More: CEPI Assessing Advanced RNA Nanoparticle Vaccine

Audio Digital Biomarkers Start-Up Raises $3.7M in Seed Funds

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A new company developing techniques to analyze internal physiological sounds captured by stethoscopes as health indicators is raising $3.7 million in seed funds. . . . → Read More: Audio Digital Biomarkers Start-Up Raises $3.7M in Seed Funds

Infographic – Mixed Signals on 2022 Venture Funding

Chart: Venture funding by quarter through 2022

Total venture funds invested fell each quarter in 2022, from $163.1 billion in Q1 to $77.2 billion in Q4, which suggests continued declines into 2023. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Mixed Signals on 2022 Venture Funding