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More healthcare startups go public through SPACs — but will they succeed?

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More healthcare startups are choosing to go public through mergers with special-purpose acquisition companies— publicly-traded shell companies created with the purpose of taking a private company public. But as more SPACs search for targets, and company valuations grow, will the SPAC bubble burst?

Health-tech funding breaks another record in 2020

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Healthcare technology companies raised a record of $15.3 billion in 2020, according to a report from Silicon Valley Bank. For the first time, digital health companies surpassed biopharma for the number of deals.