MATTER startup shoutouts: Winter 2023-24
Every day, innovators across the MATTER community are building new solutions that accelerate innovation, advance care and improve lives. Over the last three months, MATTER startups completed raises, fostered impactful partnerships and much more.
There’s no shortage of good news to celebrate in the MATTER community. Learn more about our collective accomplishments below.
Ten MATTER startups received strategic investments or completed raises.
Acorai received a $2.3M grant.
Acorai received a €2.3m grant, with a follow-on €10m investment offer, from the European Innovation Council.
Augment Therapy raised a $2.7M Seed Plus round to support the company’s growth.
Augment Therapy, a digital health company enhancing rehabilitative healthcare through immersive and gamified technology, raised a $2.7M Seed Plus round to support the company’s growth, continue research validation and increase market traction.
Able Innovations awarded at ventureLAB’s Third Annual Hard Tech Summit.
Able Innovations was awarded second place and $20,000 at ventureLAB’s Third Annual Hard Tech Summit.
CARI Health awarded a $2.8M grant to develop an innovative remote medication monitoring device.
CARI Health was awarded a $2.8M SBIR grant from the National Institutes on Drug Abuse to develop their novel remote medication monitoring device.
DINA receives strategic investment from SCAN Group.
Dina received a strategic investment from the SCAN Group, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage plans.
Enhanced Medical Nutrition announces closing of oversubscribed pre-Series A round.
Enhanced Medical Nutrition announced closing their oversubscribed pre-Series A round with support from dsm-firmenich venturing, The Kale Fund, Keiretsu Forum and angel investors.
Medipixel announces completion of $12.5M Series.
Medipixel announced completing a $12.5M Series B with participation from Premier Partners, Company K Partners, IMM Investment, SBI Investment, Industrial Bank of Korea, Quad Asset Management and Daily Partners.
Partum Health raises $3.1M Seed round, expanding access to pregnancy and postpartum care services.
Partum Health raised a $3.1M Seed round to expand access to pregnancy and postpartum care services.
Rhaeos receives a $1.5M grant through their Blueprint MedTech program.
Rhaeos received a $1.5M grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke through their Blueprint MedTech program.
Xploro secures investor for 1.7M Seed round.
Xploro secured Boomerang Ventures as the lead investor for their $1.7M Seed round.
Nine MATTER startups secured impactful partnerships to help expand and scale their businesses.
AIRS Medical partnered with Strategic Radiology to provide increased access to their AI-powered MRI enhancement solution.
AIRS Medical announced a partnership with Strategic Radiology to give their membership of over 1700 radiologists access to SwiftMR™, AIRS Medical’s AI-powered MRI enhancement solution.
AIQ Solutions partnered with Blackford to integrate technology with AI platform.
AIQ Solutions entered a commercial partnership with Blackford to integrate their technology with Blackford’s enterprise AI platform.
CareAcademy partnered with Amanda Senior Care to provide training, upskilling and compliance solutions.
CareAcademy partnered with Amada Senior Care to provide comprehensive training, upskilling and compliance management solutions to Amada’s 150 locations.
Densitas partnered with Intelerad Medical Systems, advancing breast cancer screening.
Densitas partnered with Intelerad Medical Systems to advance breast cancer screening with AI technology.
LIVEMED Telehealth partnered with Healthcare Enrichment Solutions, providing remote monitoring services.
LIVEMED Telehealth announced a partnership with Healthcare Enrichment Solutions to offer them chronic care, remote patient monitoring and remote therapeutic monitoring services.
Neurotrack partners with Nationwide, offering digital cognitive assessment as part of Nationwide’s CareMatters products.
Neurotrack has partnered with Nationwide to offer Neurotrack’s three minute online digital cognitive assessment as part of Nationwide’s CareMatters products.
Somnea Health partnered with Alliance of Sleep Apnea Partners.
Somnea Health announced a partnership with the Alliance of Sleep Apnea Partners.
TCARE partnered with New York State Office for aging, accelerating implementation of TCARE programs.
TCARE is partnering with the New York State Office for Aging to launch a statewide implementation of of TCARE’s assessment, intervention and caregiver support program.
Vivante Health added to Evernorth.
Vivante Health announced that their GIThrive solution has been added to Evernorth’s Digital Health Formulary, making it the first digestive health platform selected for Evernorth’s offerings.
Ten MATTER startups reached key milestones to advance their businesses.
AI Nexus Healthcare and C the Signs selected to join Mayo Clinic’s Platform Accelerator program.
AI Nexus Healthcare and C the Signs were selected to the fourth cohort of Mayo Clinic’s Platform Accelerator program.
Blueprint creates a new benchmark on anxiety and depression in the largest report to date.
Blueprint released the largest report in the U.S. on anxiety and depression and introduced a new benchmark for behavioral health organizations.
C the Signs announces results from their AI cancer prediction platform.
C the Signs announced results from research revealing that their AI cancer prediction platform correctly detected 93% of cases in a study of 100,000 patients.
Clearstep launches a new user experience for their digital triage platform.
Clearstep launched a Spanish user experience for their digital triage platform.
CareYaya Health Technologies selected for a2 Pilot Awards.
CareYaya Health Technologies was selected as a finalist for the a2 Pilot Awards.
Dimension Inx announces successful utilization of CMFlex™ in its first clinical cases.
Dimension Inx announced that CMFlex™, the first 3D-printed regenerative bone graft product with FDA approval, has been successfully used in its first clinical cases.
FemGevity announced the Summit Showcase winner at the Women’s Healthy Aging Innovation Conference.
FemGevity Health won the Summit Showcase at the Women’s Healthy Aging Innovation Conference.
RxE2 announces launch of new AI technology platform, innovating the clinical trial space.
RxE2 announced the launch of its AI-led technology platform which aims to connect clinical trial sponsors, community pharmacies and patients to innovate the clinical trial space.
Soundwave Hearing receives 510(k) FDA clearance for new over-the-counter hearing aids.
Soundwave Hearing received 510(k) FDA clearance for its Class II medical device, Sontro® self-fitting over-the-counter hearing aids.
Vuno’s brain imaging device receives 501(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration.
Vuno’s AI-powered brain imaging device received the 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration.