Despite the UK’s world class research output and the many start-ups successfully spinning out from its academic institutions, in recent years UK biotech companies have struggled to access the capital they need to scale up and make their mark on the industry. The COVID-19 pandemic… Read More »COVID-19 is causing a renaissance in the UK biotech sector, we must ensure it lasts
Health technology firms Cerner and LRVHealth have invested $6 million in Xealth to scale up its business offering digital health tools to patients and clinicians. The companies said the new relationship aims to give patients control over their own digital data so they can be… Read More »Cerner and LRVHealth invest $6m in digital health firm Xealth
Months into the Covid-19 pandemic, the pace of new investments for startups has picked back up. Five VCs shared what’s changed and how they’re working in the midst of the crisis.
Digital health companies once again set a record for funding in 2020, according to a report by Rock Health. They raised a total of $5.4 billion in the first half of the year.