Entries by Jayme Crawford

Progentec Gains Additional Funding for Lupus Detection and Management Platforms

NOVEMBER 9, 2018 BY MARY CHAPMAN Completion of a second round of funding could help bring closer to market Progentec Diagnostics‘ new tool for predicting lupus flares and a biomarker-based index that monitors underlying disease activity. Funding for Progentec’s biomarker-based diagnostic testing was led by venture capital outfits i2E and OCA Ventures, with participation by global healthcare provider NMC Lifesciences. Using technology created […]

Progentec Diagnostics, Inc. Raises Funds to Support Advances in Lupus Detection and Management

— New funding brings lupus-detection tools closer to commercialization — Acquisition of LupusCorner marks a step forward in developing a first-in-class lupus-management platform OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Progentec Diagnostics, Inc. (“Progentec”), a leader in the development of technological innovations in the field of diagnostics, today announced the completion of a second […]

Pitch Perfect Winner Spotlight: The startup tackling cardiac rehab with technology

Moving Analytics is a startup trying to address socio-economic factors that make it difficult to complete rehab in a traditional brick-and-mortar facility through a tech-enabled home rehab system. By KEVIN TRUONG Oct 21, 2018 at 3:39 PM From L to R: Medical Alley Association CEO Shaye Mandle, MedCity News Editor in Chief Arundhati Parmar and Moving […]

Balto Software raises $1.2 million and is ‘aggressively hiring’

Balto Software of St. Louis, which uses artificial intelligence to make call-center representatives more effective, announced Thursday that it has raised $1.2 million in capital. Chris Kontes, president and founder, said that with the money in hand, Balto is “aggressively hiring” for sales and engineering positions. The firm currently employs 13 people. The investment round was led by Stage Venture […]