• A startup from the founder of Groupon that wants to personalize cancer treatment just raised $110 million at a $2 billion valuation

    23 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tempus, a technology company started by Groupon founder Eric Lefkofsky, just raised $110 million at a $2 billion valuation.
    The three-year-old Chicago-based company pulls together data on cancer patients on its platform, including genetic data from tumors and clinical data about how a patient is responding to treatment.
    The company plans to use the funding to expand its platform into other therapeutic areas.
    A startup that aims to make treating diseases more personalized just raised another $110 million.
    Tempus, which was started by Groupon founder Eric Lefkofsky, aims to use data to find...
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  • A startup from the founder of Groupon that wants to personalize cancer treatment just raised $110 million at a $2 billion valuation

    A startup from the founder of Groupon that wants to personalize cancer treatment just raised $110 million at a $2 billion valuation

    23 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tempus, a technology company started by Groupon founder Eric Lefkofsky, just raised $110 million at a $2 billion valuation.
    The three-year-old Chicago-based company pulls together data on cancer patients on its platform, including genetic data from tumors and clinical data about how a patient is responding to treatment.
    The company plans to use the funding to expand its platform into other therapeutic areas.
    A startup that aims to make treating diseases more personalized just raised another $110 million.
    Tempus, which was started by Groupon founder Eric Lefkofsky, aims to use data to find...
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  • These 10 early startups you've never heard of made the biggest buzz among VCs last quarter and raised hundreds of millions of dollars

    These 10 early startups you've never heard of made the biggest buzz among VCs last quarter and raised hundreds of millions of dollars

    23 days ago - By Business Insider

    Next-generation environmental monitoring. Neural interface technology. Space catapults.
    These are some of the far-out visions being pursued by a promising bunch of startups that might just be the business titans of tomorrow.
    In a recent research note circulated to clients, Goldman Sachs highlighted the ten "software and internet" startups that had raised the most Series A investment in the second quarter of 2018, based on data collected by venture capital monitoring firm CB Insights.
    Series A funding is some of the very first investment companies will receive in their life-cycle - right...
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  • George Church's genetics on the blockchain startup just raised $4.3 million from Khosla

    George Church's genetics on the blockchain startup just raised $4.3 million from Khosla

    24 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Nebula Genomics , the startup that wants to put your whole genome on the blockchain, has announced the raise of $4.3 million in Series A from Khosla Ventures and other leading tech VC's such as Arch Venture Partners, Fenbushi Capital, Mayfield, F-Prime Capital Partners, Great Point Ventures, Windham Venture Partners, Hemi Ventures, Mirae Asset, Hikma Ventures and Heartbeat Labs.
    Nebula has also has forged a partnership with genome sequencing company Veritas Genetics.
    Veritas was one of the first companies to sequence the entire human genome for less than $1,000 in 2015, later adding all...
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