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uBiome Awards Two Microbiome Researchers $100,000

UBiome Doubles Research Grant to Award Two Microbiome Researchers up to $100,000 Each. Leading microbial genomics company uBiome today announces the surprise joint winners of its recent public-voted uBiome Microbiome Research Grant Competition, by awarding up to $100,000 of uBiome testing kits and full laboratory analysis to the two researchers who tied for first place.

Rock West Medical Raised $1.25M

The funding came from a single undisclosed investor. Rock West Medical Devices, a member of Advamed's Medtech Innovator, hopes to raise another $1.75 million from the equity round, according to an SEC filing. It will use the funds to support the development of a MoPill prototype and to see it through preclinical and clinical trials and a 510(k) bid, according to Medtech Innovator.

MindMaze Raises $100M At A $1B Valuation

MindMaze — which is developing both hardware and a software platform that create “human” virtual reality experiences by tapping into advances in computer vision, neuroscience, AI and haptics — has raised a $100 million round of funding at a pre-money valuation of $1 billion.

Bloom Technologies wins Extreme Tech Challenge

Bloom Technologies wins Extreme Tech Challenge. Dy's presentation landed Bloom Technologies the big win. Bloom Technologies will make its device available to consumers this summer. With that launch date just a few months away, Dy honed his pitch to tightly focus on the startup's commercialization strategy and plans to gain traction after hitting the market.

Neural Analytics Inc. Raises $10 MM Series A

Neural Analytics Inc. secured $10 MM in Series A financing, and brings the total investment amount in Neural Analytics to $13 MM including their $3 MM Series Seed financing last year. Neural Analytics is very pleased to complete this financing, and we welcome JSR Limited and Taiyu to our multinational syndicate of top tier investors

Lightpoint Medical receives 2.4M Euro grant

Lightpoint Medical Receives 2.4M Euro Grant to Support Clinical Study Aiming to Cut Breast Cancer Re-Operation Rates. Lightpoint Medical will evaluate the LightPath™ Imaging System as a means of identifying cancer in a study involving over 300 breast cancer patients involving several hospitals in the UK, Germany, and France.

Miracor Medical is highlighted at TCT 2015 in San Francisco

Miracor’s PiCSO® Impulse System highlighted as novel therapy for Cardioprotected PCI at TCT 2015 in San Francisco. TCT (Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics) is the world’s largest educational meeting specializing in interventional cardiovascular medicine and was held by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation.

Bloom Technologies is accepted into the Healthbox Salt Lake City Studio Cohort

Bloom Technologies combines physiological monitoring with data analytics to reassure moms, while providing doctors with better information to improve birth outcomes. Bloom Technologies is accepted into the latest class of 14 healthcare technology companies that will participate in Healthbox's combined Salt Lake City Studio and Intermountain Foundry Program.

Lightpoint Medical’s LightPathTM Imaging System is CE marked

Lightpoint Medical, an innovative medical device company specializing in imaging technologies, announced today that the LightPath™ Imaging System is now CE marked, enabling the launch of the device in Europe. ... "Bringing LightPath™ to market is an important milestone in our efforts to transform cancer surgery."