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The funding was led by A.Capital, with participation from Y Combinator, WELL Health Technologies, and Collaborative Fund.
Medikabazaar is a B2B online marketplace for medical equipment and supplies.
New and existing investors include certain funds of Fidelity Investments Canada ULC, Kayne Partners, Canaccord Genuity Group, and National Bank of Canada.
The deal is the first investment under PepsiCo’s “The Hive,” an entity within PepsiCo that it created earlier this year to grow smaller brands focused on emerging trends.
Emotional wellness startup Aura raises $2.7 million from Cowboy Ventures and Reach Capital (TECHCRUNCH)
Aura works with therapists, coaches and meditation teachers to offer a variety of content to help people get the type of help they’re looking for.
Nalagenetics, which aims to create cost-effective genetic tests tailored to Asian populations, raised the funding from East Ventures, with participation of Intudo Ventures and a number of strategic angel investors.
Chinese VCs are investing billions in US startups to solve China’s largest health problems.
H1, which has developed a live data insights platform for diseases, raised the funding from Shore Group.
In her first six months, Tabac will focus on scaling the League team in Canada and the US, chairing League’s advisory council and working with clients on their benefits strategy, including mental health, diversity, and inclusion initiatives.
3iOntario Digest presents a list of ongoing funding opportunities and other resources to accelerate health innovation.
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CAD – Mental Health Promotion Innovation Fund (read more)