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Maple, a telemedicine platform that provides on-demand access to medical providers, has raised $14.5 million.
Google has completed a controversial take-over of the health division of its UK AI acquisition, DeepMind.
Healthtech startup OrbCare is in debt to the point of insolvency, just six months after OrbCare announced a $2 million seed funding round led by iGan Partners.
Walmart cites “growing federal, state and local regulatory complexity and uncertainty” around e-cigarettes.
Casper wants to help you get in the mood to sleep even before you lie down on one of its beds.
Robin’s service is human-assisted natural language processing to make sure that the data is input correctly
High tech “super sniffers” using next-generation sensing technology and high-powered data crunching could help Toronto track down sources of odour and pollution.
Kaia launched in the U.S. in September 2018 following successful pilots in Germany and the U.K., and it’s generated a fair amount of buzz, managing to rack up more than 275,000 downloads in three years.
On-demand plant food startup Simple Feast raises $33M B round to push its climate credentials(TECHCRUNCH)
With food production a major contributor to climate change, it’s no surprise then that on-demand food startups are appearing to cater to this new audience.
Navigating Cancer, a Seattle startup that makes software to help providers and patients manage cancer treatment, landed $26 million in a Series D investment round.
Fitbit has held discussions with investment bank Qatalyst Partners about whether it should engage with potential acquirers, the sources said.
3iOntario Digest presents a list of ongoing funding opportunities and other resources to accelerate health innovation.
CAN – CIHR Catalyst Grant: Addressing Musculoskeletal Conditions and Arthritis in Canadians (read more)
CAN – CIHR Inuit Research Network Development Grant (read more)
CAN – CIHR Netherlands-Canada Type 2 Diabetes Consortium – Travel Award (read more)