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Category: Aging Care

  • Character Biosciences Raises $18M to Expand Precision Medicine Platform for Diseases of Aging

    What You Should Know: – Character Biosciences (“Character”), a precision medicine platform for diseases of aging raises $18M in a new funding round led by Innovation Endeavors, alongside leading life sciences investors Section 32 and Catalio Capital Management. Formerly known as Clover Therapeutics, the company’s data-driven approach integrates genomics, deep phenotyping and machine learning for […]

  • GrandPad’s Tablet for Seniors now Available on Amazon.com

    What You Should Know: – GrandPad, the purpose-built tablet solution designed for people over the age of 75, announced today that seniors and family caregivers can now purchase the GrandPad tablet online at Amazon.com. – Availability on Amazon.com expands the reach of GrandPad senior-friendly tablets to millions of older adults, families, and caregivers in an […]

  • Senior Companion Platform Papa Raises $150M at $1.4B Valuation

    What You Should Know: – Senior companion and support platform Papa, today announced a $150M in Series D funding to extend the reach and scale of Papa’s innovative solution.  With a valuation of $1.4B, this funding round, led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 and with participation from TCG, Tiger Global Management, Canaan, Initialized Capital and Seven Seven Six, brings Papa’s total funding to $240 million. […]

  • UArizona Awarded $60M to Launch Precision Aging Network

    What You Should Know: – The University of Arizona has been awarded a five-year $60 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to create and lead a Precision Aging Network that could transform the way we think about the aging brain. – The network will bring together researchers from across the country to better […]