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Category: AppliedVR

  • Using technology to reassess the clinical trial landscape

    Josh Sackman, president and co-founder of AppliedVR, and Web Sun, president and co-founder of Komodo Health, relay how their newly formed collaboration reshapes the clinical trial process by using data, helping to cut costs and allowing for evaluation of broader patient populations.   AppliedVR and Komodo Health are collaborating to perform a clinical trial using the […]

  • AppliedVR’s virtual reality therapy for pain cleared by FDA

    A virtual reality system developed by AppliedVR that has been shown in trials to help reduce chronic lower back pain has been approved by the FDA as a prescription digital therapeutic (DTx). The EaseVRx system uses a VR headset and controller to deliver a course of 56 cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) sessions – each between […]

  • AppliedVR Secures $36M to Scale Therapeutic Virtual Reality Platform for Pain Management

    What You Should Know: – AppliedVR, a Los Angeles, CA-based company advancing the next generation of immersive therapeutics, today announced $36 million in series B funding, bringing its total funding to $71M. The round, which included investments from F-Prime Capital, JAZZ Venture Partners, Sway Ventures and SVB Ventures, set up AppliedVR for rapid growth as […]

  • Curebase, AppliedVR Partner on Multiple VR Therapy Clinical Trials

    What You Should Know:  – Curebase, a company committed to democratizing access to clinical studies, and AppliedVR, a pioneer advancing the next generation of digital medicine, today announced a one-year partnership where AppliedVR will deploy the Curebase platform to run five clinical trials assessing the effectiveness of virtual reality-based (VR) therapy to treat chronic pain. […]

  • AppliedVR Lands $29M for VR Platform to Treat Chronic Pain

    What You Should Know: – AppliedVR, a Los Angeles, CA-based company advancing the next generation of digital medicine, today announced $29 million in Series A funding, bringing its total funds raised to date to $35 million. The round, which includes key investors F-Prime Capital, JAZZ Venture Partners, Sway Ventures, GSR Ventures, Magnetic Ventures and Cedars-Sinai, […]

  • FDA Grants AppliedVR Breakthrough Designation for Virtual Reality Chronic Pain Treatment

    What You Should Know: – FDA awards AppliedVR Breakthrough Device designation for treating treatment-resistant fibromyalgia and chronic intractable lower back pain – AppliedVR’s EaseVRx program helps patients learn self-management skills grounded in evidence-based cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) principles and other behavioral methods. AppliedVR, a pioneer advancing the next generation of digital medicine, today announced its EaseVRx […]

  • Geisinger Teams Up with AppliedVR to Better Manage Chronic Pain in the Home

    Geisinger Health System — known as one of the most innovative and home-focused health systems in the country — is testing out a new way of easing chronic pain.  As a means to engage with patients and better manage their pain in the home, Geisinger is teaming up with AppliedVR, a Los Angeles-based company pioneering […]