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Plant Science Products Company Raises $6.1M in Early Funds

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A maker of products derived from plants for vaccines and control of crop disease is raising $6.1 million in its first venture funding round. . . . → Read More: Plant Science Products Company Raises $6.1M in Early Funds

Infographic – Venture Funds More Than Double in 2021

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Venture funding worldwide rose sharply in 2021, with investment dollars climbing to nearly $621 billion, more than twice the total invested in 2020. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Venture Funds More Than Double in 2021

Infographic – Cybersecurity Venture Funds Zoom in 2021

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Venture funding for cybersecurity companies jumped sharply in 2021 to a record $21.8 billion raised for the year, nearly 2.5 times the amount raised in 2020. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Cybersecurity Venture Funds Zoom in 2021

AI Pharma Company Raises $15M in Early Funds

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A company using algorithms to develop new drugs designed to better succeed in clinical trials is raising $15 million in its first venture round. . . . → Read More: AI Pharma Company Raises $15M in Early Funds

Optogenetics Start-Up Raises $6M for Retinal Therapy

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A new company developing a therapy using light-sensitive proteins for treating an inherited eye disorder is raising $6 million in seed funds. . . . → Read More: Optogenetics Start-Up Raises $6M for Retinal Therapy

Device Spin-Off Raises $2.2M in Seed Funds

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A medical technology company developing a sensor device that monitors catheters draining excess brain fluid is raising $2.2 million in seed funds. . . . → Read More: Device Spin-Off Raises $2.2M in Seed Funds

Life Science Investors Add New $650M Fund

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A venture capital investor specializing in health care and life science companies raised $650 million for new financing rounds. . . . → Read More: Life Science Investors Add New $650M Fund

AI-Aided Fall Prevention System Gains $30M in New Funds

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A developer of a system using artificial intelligence to process video for preventing falls by older people is raising $30 million in its second venture round. . . . → Read More: AI-Aided Fall Prevention System Gains $30M in New Funds

$180M Venture Fund Backing Age-Related Disease Start-Ups

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A new venture capital fund aims to finance research entrepreneurs addressing root causes of age-related diseases with therapies and early diagnostics. . . . → Read More: $180M Venture Fund Backing Age-Related Disease Start-Ups

Plant-Based Protein Biotech Raises $3M in Seed Funds

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A biotechnology start-up producing proteins with more sustainable and less costly plant-based processes is raising $3 million in its seed funding round. . . . → Read More: Plant-Based Protein Biotech Raises $3M in Seed Funds