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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Molecular Templates Raises $12M

Georgetown, Texas-based Molecular Templates said Monday that it has now raised $12M in a Series C financing. The company, which is developing biopharmaceuticals, said that the funding comes via an expansion of the Series C worth $3.5M, from...

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals Gets $55M For Immunotherapy Efforts

Houston-based Bellicum Pharmaceuticals announced this morning that it has raised $55M in a Series C funding, to go towards development of its cellular immunotherapy products. According to Bellicum, the funding came from RA Capital Managemen...

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Tuesday, August 26, 2014

AirStrip Finds $25M More

San Antonio-based AirStrip, the developer of mobile healthcare applications, has scored a big strategic funding, saying this morning that it has raised $25M in a funding round. According to Airstrip, the strategic funding was led by the Gar...

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Friday, August 15, 2014

SimpleRounds Takes On Healthcare Communications

Santa Antonio-based Simple Medical Software said this week that it has launched a new, mobile app called SimpleRoudns, aimed at helping medical practitioners to centralize their healthcare communications. The app--which runs on iOS and Andr...

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Friday, August 8, 2014

MolecularHealth Bolsters Advisorory Board

The Woodlands, Texas-based MolecularHealth, which is developing technology to help provide personalized guidance on cancer care and treatment options, has added a new advisor to its advisory board. According to MolecularHealth, it has added...

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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies Raises $4.5M

San Antonio-based Bluegrass Vascular Technologies has raised $4.5M in a Series A venture financing, the company said Wednesday, to go towards certification for its vascular access devices. The funding was led by Targeted Technology Fund II....

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Monday, June 30, 2014

WhiteGlove Health Buys Technology Consulting Company

Austin-based WhiteGlove Health, which provides health management services for those with chronic conditions, said today that it has acquired Glenridge HealthCare Solutions, a provider of technology-enabled network development and consulting...

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Friday, June 6, 2014

MolecularHealth Powers Cancer Program For SAP

The Woodlands, Texas-based MolecularHealth, which develops medical decision support technology, said Thursday that it has launched a new program, aimed at employers, and has signed up SAP as one of its first customers. MolecularHealth said ...

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Friday, May 30, 2014

MolecularHealth Names M.D. Anderson Expert As Advisor

The Woodlands, Texas-based MolecularHealth has bolstered its scientific expertise, saying Thursday that it has tapped M.D. Anderson Cancer Center expert Dr. Waun Ki Hong as a member of its advisory board. The company is using biomedical dat...

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Friday, May 30, 2014

eCardio In Deal with Chinese Cardiac Monitoring Firm

Houston-based eCardio Diagnostics, which develops remote cardiac arrhythmia monitoring services, said Thursday that it has linked with Chinese company Shandong Yocaly Information Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (Yocaly), a provider of remote...

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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

AirStrip Partnership Aims At Maternal, Fetal Care

San Antonio-based mobile healthcare applications provider AirStrip said this morning that it has partnered with a provider of clinical decision support-based obstetrics (OB), PeriGen, to help add new support for monitoring high risk pregnan...

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Thursday, May 22, 2014

VUV Analytics Gets $5.8M For Molecular Diagnostics

Austin-based VUV Analytics, a developer of molecular spectroscopy instruments, said this week that it has raised $5.8M in a Series A funding. The funding was led by S3 Ventures. VUV Analytics also has previously raised funds from the Texas ...

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Thursday, May 22, 2014

Filament Labs Gets $1M For Mobile Health

Austin-based Filament Labs announced this morning that it has raised $1M in a seed funding round, for the company's mobile health products. The startup, led by Jason Bornhorst, said the funding was led by Mercury Fund, and also included Cor...

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Wednesday, May 7, 2014

MolecularHealth Targets Cancer With New Tests

The Woodlands, Texas-based Molecular Health, the developer of medical decision support technology, said Wednesday that it has released two new diagnostic tests specifically aimed at improving cancer treatment. The company said its Treatment...

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Thursday, May 1, 2014

ATC: Life Sciences Contributes $1 Billion Per Year, 6,000 Jobs To Central Texas

The Austin Technology Council says that it has released the results of a study measuring the impact of the the life sciences industry in Austin and surrounding areas, saying the industry is contributing $1 billion per year, and 6,000 jobs t...

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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Anthelio Sets New CTO

Dallas-based Anthelio Healthcare Solutions said this morning that it has appointed Suresh Ramani as its Chief Technology Officer. Anthelio--which supplies technology and related services to hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare provid...

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Monday, April 28, 2014

MolecularHealth Bolsters Scientific Advisory Board

The Woodlands, Texas-based MolecularHealth said today that it has bolstered its advisory board, adding three new members to the group. According to the company, which develops personalized medicine products, it has added Dr. Stephen Jones, ...

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Friday, April 25, 2014

AirStrip Wins Texas Health Resources

San Antonio-based mobile healthcare app developer AirStrip reported Thursday that it has scored the non-profit, Texas Health Resources system, and will be deploying its products throughout the health system. Financial impact of the deal was...

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Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Fresh Off $12M Round, Joins ATI

Austin-based Aeglea BioTherapeutics, fresh off a big, $12M funding round for the biotech startup, has become part of the Austin Technology Incubator, the two said Monday. Aeglea BioTherapeutics, which is developing cancer fighting drugs, an...

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Monday, March 10, 2014

MolecularHealth Opens Office In Boston

The Woodlands-based MolecularHealth, the developer of personalized medicine technology for the cancer care market, said this morning that it has opened up a new office in the Boston area. According to MolecularHealth, it has opened up a new...

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Seno Medical Instruments Raises $34.6M

San Antonio-based Seno Medical, a developer of opto-acoustic imaging equipment used for diagnosing breast cancer, has raised $34.6M as part of a Series C funding round, which is targeted at $39M, the company said Tuesday. The funding was le...

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Friday, February 21, 2014

AirStrip Backs Two Health Research Efforts

San Antonio-based mobile healthcare products provider AirSrip said Thursday that it has inked two different agreements to bolster healthcare research. According to AirStrip, the deal with the University of Michigan's Center for Integrative ...

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Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Lumos Pharma Gets $14M

Austin-based biopharmaceuticals developer Lumos Pharma said yesterday afternoon that it has raised $14M in a Series A funding, to go towards its development of treatments for Creatine Transporter Deficiency. The company said the funding was...

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Monday, February 3, 2014

ArthroCare Acquired For $1.7 Billion

Austin-based surgical device developer ArthroCare is being acquired by British company Smith & Nephew, in a $1.7 billion deal, the two announced this morning. Smith & Nephew said it would pay $48.25 a share for Arthrocare, which develops me...

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Monday, January 6, 2014

MolecularHealth Opens New Houston Headquarters, Lab

MolecularHealth, a developer of personalized and precision medical treatments for cancer, said today that it has opened up a new U.S. headquarters and clinical lab in Houston. The company said the new office and lab space includes 7,000 squ...

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Encore Vision Finds $5.0M In Funding

Fort Worth-based Encore Vision, one of the companies in the Tech Fort Worth accelerator, said this morning that it has raised $5.0M in an angel funding round. The funding came from the Cowtown Angels, along with other angel investors. Accor...

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Apollo Endosurgery Gets $50M In Debt Funding For Acquisition

Austin-based Apollo Endosurgery said earlier this week that it has raised $50M in a debt funding round, to fund the company's acquisition of the obesity intervention division of Allergan, as well as for working capital. The funding came fro...

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Tuesday, December 3, 2013

MedSynergies Names CFO

Irvine-based MedSynergies, the venture-backed provider of healthcare revenue cycle management, practice management, and other services, said it has named Doug Hansen as its Chief Financial Officer. The company--which is backed by FTV Capita...

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Thursday, November 21, 2013

Xenex Raises $11.3M For Germ Zapping System

San Antonio-based xenex, a developer of UV-based, room disinfection robots for healthcare facilities, said today that it has raised $11.3M in funding. The funding came from Battery Ventures, Targeted Technology Fund II, RK Ventures, and the...

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Monday, November 4, 2013

MolecularHealth Boosts Advisory Board

The Woodlands-based MolecularHealth, which is developing an automated, genetic testing platform for cancer, said today that it has added three members to its advisory board. According to the company, it has added Joyce O'Shaughnessy, M.D. (...

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013

AirStrip Names COO

San Antonio-based mobile healthcare products provider AirStrip said this morning that it has named Matt Patterson, M.D., as its Chief Operating Officer. Patterson has been at AirStrip since 2012, when he joined as Chief Transformation OFfic...

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Monday, September 30, 2013

MolecularHealth Names Medical Head

The Woodlands, Texas-based Molecular Health announced this morning that it has named Dr. Shelly Gunn, M.D., Ph.D., as its new Chief Medical Officer. Gunn was previously at Oncopath Laboratory, which is located at the START Center for Cancer...

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Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Teladoc Acquires Consult A Doctor

Dallas-based Teladoc, which provides telemedicine services, said this morning that it has acquired fellow telehealth company Consult A Doctor. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Teladoc said the acquisition will help exp...

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Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Vital Art and Science Gets $550K

Richardson-based home medical monitoring product startup Vital Art and Science Incorporated announced Tuesday that it has raised $550,000 in its Series A financing round, to go towards the company's products for monitoring ophthalmic diseas...

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Friday, August 23, 2013

IDEV Acquisition By Abbott Completes

Webster, Texas-based IDEV Technologies, which develops medical devices for interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons and interventional cardiologists, is now officially part of Abott, Abbott said this week. The deal was worth $310M. Ab...

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Friday, August 23, 2013

AirStrip Partners With Vivify Health

San Antonio-based Airstrip has linked up with Plano's Vivify Health, in a partnership around physician and home-based care. Financial details of the deal were not announced. The two said that they will develop a way to share data between th...

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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

MEDHOST Wins Hospital In Hawaii

Plano-based healthcare software developer MEDHOST has added a new customer in Hawaii, the company said yesterday. According to MEDHOST, it has been selected by Wahiawa General Hospital in Wahiawa, Hawaii, to streamline that hospital's emerg...

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Thursday, August 15, 2013

Caringo Wins Midwestern Healthcare Provider

Austin-based object storage software developer Caringo reported that it has won Premier Physician Services, a healthcare services provider serving the greater Midwest. Caringo said that the healthcare provider has implemented a CAstor-based...

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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

KCI Buys Systagenix For $485M

San Antonio-based Kinetic Concepts, Inc., the developer of wound management products, said today that its in a deal to acquire UK-based Systagenix, a developer of advanced wound care products, for $485M. The San Antonio-based company said t...

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Wednesday, July 10, 2013

UT Austin, Jericho Systems In Patient Medical Records Pilot

The University of Texas at Austin and Dallas-based Jericho Systems said this morning that the two have launched a pilot program involving patient control over shared medical records. According to the two, the new, national pilot program wit...

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Monday, July 8, 2013

ArthroCare Buys ENTrigue Surgical For $45M

Austin-based surgical device firm ArthroCare said last week that it has acquired ENTrigue Surgical, a developer of treatments for sinusitis. ArthroCare paid $45M in cash for ENTrique. ArthroCare was advised by Piper Jaffray & Co. and DLA Pi...

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Monday, July 1, 2013

Veracyte Finds $28M For Molecular Diagnostics

Veracyte, a company developing molecular diagnostics products, has raised $28M in a Series C financing round. The firm, which has a lab and major operations in Austin, said the funding was led by GE Ventures, and also included Domain Associ...

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Thursday, June 27, 2013

Health Wildcatters Deadline Approaches

Dallas-based Health Wildcatters, the healthcare seed acceleration program headed by Hubert Zajicek, is rapidly approaching the deadline for its August program. The group, which is running a 12-week, accelerator program based on the success ...

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Tuesday, June 11, 2013

S3 Ventures Raises $75M For Technology, Medical Startups

Austin-based venture investor S3 Ventures is announcing today that it has raised a new, $75M fund for investments in technology and medical device firms, according to a report today. The firm, which is managed by Brian R. Smith, said it wil...

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Tuesday, June 11, 2013

TVA Medical Gets $9.5M More

Austin-based TVA Medical has raised $9.5M in a Series B financing, to go towards validation of its technology. According to TVA Medical, the new funding round was led by S3 Ventures, and also included TriStar Technology Ventures and Sante V...

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Friday, May 31, 2013

HealthHelp Debuts Clinical Decision Support System

Houston-based HealthHelp is looking to apply computer technology to help improve the treatment of patients, through a new, clinical decision support system. According to HealthHelp, it has launched MedTree QDS, a system which helps healthca...

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Friday, May 31, 2013

CyrusOne Selected By Healthcare IT Company

Dallas-based colocation provider CyrusOne said Thursday that it has been selected by a provider of IT services to the senior living and long term care healthcare market. CyrusOne said that Prelude Services has selected its data center facil...

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Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Accent on Integration Acquired By Iatric Systems

Dallas-based Accent on Integration, a provider of healthcare system and patient care device integration technology and services, has been acquired by Massachusetts-based Iatric Systems, the firms announced today. Financial details of the bu...

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Friday, May 3, 2013

InCube Launches Firms In San Antonio

Life sciences incubator InCube Labs said Thursday that it has launched two, new life sciences companies in San Antonio. The company said that it has launched Theracle, a developer of treatments for brain cancer, and iBridge Medical, a devel...

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Thursday, May 2, 2013

Vivify Health Scores Funding For Healthcare Service

Plano-based Vivify Health announced yesterday that it has received funding, from Ascenscion Health Ventures and Heritage Group, for its cloud-based, remote care platform. Financial details of the funding were not disclosed. Vivify said it w...

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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

MEDHOST Names VP

Plano-based MEDHOST, which develops software used for tracking emergency room operations and patients, said today that it has named Barbara Bryan as its Vice President, Consulting. Bryan was most recently at Bryan Advisory Group, providing ...

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Monday, March 4, 2013

MicroTransponder Finds $3.0M

Dallas-based MicroTransponder, a developer of neurostimulation devices being used to treat tinnitus, has raised $3.0M in a funding round, according to a regulatory filing by the firm. The filing indicates the company is in the midst of rais...

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

AirStrip Links With CardioNet

San Antonio-based Airstrip, the developer of mobile patient monitoring systems which is backed by Sequoia Capital, Qualcomm, Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) and the Wellcome Trust, said today that it has partnered with CardioNet. Card...

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Monday, February 11, 2013

Xeris Pharmaceuticals Raises $6M

Austin-based Xeris Pharmaceuticals said Monday that it raised almost $6M in funding in 2012. The firm said the funding included funds from angel investors, the Texas Emerging Technologies Fund (TETF), as well as National Institutes of Healt...

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Friday, January 11, 2013

WhiteGlove Launches Health Portal Product

Austin-based WhiteGlove Health, the provider of health management products and technology, said Thursday that it has launched a new health portal product for employers. The firm said its new product is called Empowered Health Solution, and ...

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Thursday, January 3, 2013

Gradalis Raises $24M For Cancer Vaccines

Dallas-based Gradalis announced this morning that it has raised $24M in a Series B round of financing, which will go towards financing late-stage trials of its personalized cancer vaccine. Gradalis is developing treatments for advanced stag...

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Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Ortho Kinematics Gets $2M

Austin-based Ortho Kinematics announced this morning that it has raised $2M in a funding round, as part of a Series B funding. Source of the funding was not announced. According to the company, the new funds will go towards commercializatio...

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Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Pernix Buys Somaxon Pharmaceuticals

The Woodland, Texas-based Pernix Therapeutics announced this morning that it has acquired Somaxon, a developer of treatments for insomnia. The deal was worth $25M in a stock-for-stock deal. Pernix said the acquisition would help it expandit...

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Monday, November 5, 2012

Dell Sells Unit To Conifer Health Solutions

Round Rock-based Dell has sold off its Revenue Cycle Solutions line of businesses for healthcare providers to Frisco-based Conifer Health Solutions, the two announced this morning. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. According t...

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Thursday, November 1, 2012

Platform Houston Sets Up Startup Incubation Space

A new effort to spur growth in the Houston startup community, Platform Houston, has just launched, in hopes of providing a "community campus" for local startups. The new effort, started by Simrit Parmar and Emily Yau, apparently have just l...

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Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Emergent Technologies Plans Life Sciences Incubator

Austin's Emergent Technologies is planning to open up a new life sciences business inucbator, according to the ABJ, which says that the incubator will have 2,000 square feet of wet lab space, along with office space, technology infrastructu...

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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

AirStrip Sets Chairman, Board Member

San Antonio-based mobile healthcare technology developer AirStrip Technologies announced this morning that it has named Todd C. Cozzens as its new Chairman of the board, and also added Keith B. Pitts as a member of the board of directors. C...

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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Mirna Therapeutics Raises $34.5M

Austin-based Mirna Therapeutics, which is developing microRNA-based therapeutics for treating cancer, has raised $34.5M in a Series C funding round. The firm said the funding was led by Sofinnova Ventures, and also included New Enterprise A...

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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

ZS Pharma Lands Huge, $46M Funding Round

Fort Worth-based ZS Pharma has raised a huge, $46M funding round, for its efforts to treat patients with kidney and liver disease. The pharmaceuticals developer said the Series C financing was led by Alta Partners, and also included Venture...

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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Homecare Homebase Gets $75M In Debt Financing

Dallas-based Homecare Homebase, a developer of software for the home health and hospice industry, has raised $75M in a senior secured credit facility, according to financier CIT Group Inc. Terms of the debt were not announced. CIT said the ...

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Tuesday, October 23, 2012

DNAtrix Merges With VectorLogics

Houston-based biotechnology firm DNAtrix said today that it has merged with VectorLogics, a firm developing products for the treatment of ovarian cancer. Financial details of the merger were not announced by the companies. DNAtrix is develo...

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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

AirStrip Lands Investment From Wellcome Trust

San Antonio-based mobile healthcare application and hardware developer AirStrip Technologies has scored a round of investment from the Wellcome Trust, the two said this morning. Financial details of the investment were not announced. Wellco...

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Tuesday, October 9, 2012

LoneStar Heart Gets $20M For Heart Repair Technology

LoneStar Heart, a life sciences firm whose technology is based on research out fo the Texas Heart Institute, the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and which has operations in Dallas, said today that it has raised $20M in fund...

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Tuesday, September 11, 2012

AirStrip Gains Patent

San Antonio-based mobile healthcare applications developer Airstrip Technologies said it has received a U.S. patent, which it says covers the foundation of its mobile patient monitoring technology. The firm said the patent was issued on Aug...

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Thursday, August 16, 2012

DxUpClose Raises $1.0M

Dallas-based DxUpClose, whic is developing in-vitro, antibiotic sensitivity tests, has raised $1.0M in a Series A funding. The round came from angel investment group Golden Seeds. According to Golden Seeds, which announced the funding this ...

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Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Keiretsu Backs Savara Pharmaceuticals

Angel investment group Keiretsu Forum said Tuesday that its member invested more than $3M in the Series B funding for Austin's Savara Pharmaceuticals. Keiretsu said it contributed $3M in equity, with the additional $5.4M in the round in the...

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Monday, July 9, 2012

Luminex Buys GenturaDx

Austin-based >Luminex, the developer of molecular diagnostics tools, said today that it has acquired GenturaDx, a molecular diagnostics company focusing on nuleic acid testing. Luminex said it will pay $50M in cash, plus and undisclosed amo...

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Tuesday, June 19, 2012

ESO Solutions Raises $4M

Austin-based ESO Solutions, a developer of software and information technology products aimed at the emergency services sector, has raised $4M in a Series B round. The round came from Austin Ventures. ESO Solutions, which is led by Chris Di...

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Thursday, June 14, 2012

AirStrip Expands Platform

San Antonio-based AirStrip Technologies, a developer of mobile electronic health records software, said today that it has expanded its solution to deliver more information to physicians. The company said its product now provides access to m...

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Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Savara Pharmaceuticals Finds $8.6M

Austin-based Savara Pharmaceuticals, a specialty pharmaceuticals developer focusing in on a treatment for cystic fibrosis, said today that it has raised $8.6M in a Series B funding round. The round was led by angel investment group The Keir...

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Thursday, June 7, 2012

IDEV Names Operations VP

Webster-based IDEV Technologies, a developer of medical devices for treating peripheral vascular conditions, has named a new operations VP, the firm said Wednesday. IDEV said that it has hired Trent Reutiman as its new Vice President, Globa...

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Thursday, May 10, 2012

LaserGen Sets CEO

Houston-based startup biotechnology firm LaserGen, which is developing technology for the DNA sequencing market, said today that it has named Mimi Healy as Chief Executive Officer of the firm. Healy also joins the company's board. Healy was...

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Monday, April 30, 2012

OrthoAccel Finds $10M

Houston-based OrthoAccel Technologies, the developer of an FDA-cleared device which helps speed up orthodontic procedures by accelerating teeth movement, has raised $10M in a growth capital funding, the firm said today. The round was led by...

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Thursday, April 19, 2012

Sevin Rosen Re-Ups Investment In Antibody Developer

Dallas-based venture investor Sevin Rosen Funds has re-upped its backing of antibody developer Alder BioPharmaceuticals, participating as part of a $38M Series D funding for that company. Alder said that its new round was led by Novo Ventur...

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Thursday, April 12, 2012

WhiteGlove Health Raises $12.9M

Austin-based WhiteGlove Health, the provider of mobile medical and preventative care services, said today that it has raised $12.9M in funding, plus $15.3M in warrants over the next two years, led by Burrill & Company. The company said the ...

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Monday, March 26, 2012

BiO2 Medical Lands $13.7M For Medical Device

San Antonio-based BiO2 Medical, a developer of medical devices, reported late Friday that it has completed a $13.7M, Series B funding round. The round came from the Targeted Technology Fund and Pasadera Capital. The company said the round i...

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Thursday, March 15, 2012

Phytel Lands Virginia Customer

Dallas-based Phytel, a developer of technology to help manage evidence-based chronic and preventive care protocols for physicians, said today that it has signed the Central Virginia Health Network as a customer. Size of the win was not disc...

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Thursday, March 8, 2012

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals Lands $20M

Houston-based Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, a developer of therapeutic cancer vaccines, announced today that it has raised $20M in a Series B funding round. The round included AVG Ventures and Remeditex Ventures. According to the firm, the fund...

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Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Tango Health Raises $4M

Austin-based Tango Health, the developer of Health Savings Account (HSA) management software headed by Duncan Van Dusen, announced this morning that it has raised $4M in a Series B funding. The funding round was led by S3 Ventures, and also...

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Monday, February 6, 2012

Apollo Endosurgery Gets $47.6M

Austin-based Apollo Endosurgery has raised $47.6M in a funding round, the company announced this morning, for its endoscopy products. The firm said the funding came from investors Novo A/S, Remeditex Ventures, and CPMG, Inc., along with pri...

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Monday, December 19, 2011

Vermillion Buys Ovarian Cancer Diagnostics Firm's Assets

Austin-based Vermillion, the developer of diagnostics tests for the oncology, hematology, cardiology and women's health areas, said today that it has acquired the ovarian cancer diagnostics business of Corerelogic Systems. The deal was wort...

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Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Essex Woodlands Leads Investment In DNA Identification Tech

Venture capital firm Essex Woodlands, which has offices in Houston, is the lead investor in a developer of DNA identification technology. Silicon Valley-based IntegenX said that Essex Woodlands led a $40M, Series C funding for the firm toda...

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Tuesday, November 29, 2011

ACS Buys The Breakaway Group

Dallas-based ACS, the IT outsourcing and consulting arm of Xerox, said Tuesday that it has acquired The Breakaway Group, a developer of cloud-based services for the electronic medical records industry. Financial terms of the buy were not di...

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Monday, November 21, 2011

OrthoAccel Signs Italian Distributor

Houston-based OrthoAccel, the developer of a device which speeds up the rate of orthodontic treatments, reported today that it has inked a distribution deal with an Italian distributor. The firm said it has signed an agreement with Micerium...

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Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Inova Labs Scores $17.5M

Austin-based Inova Labs, a developer of medical devices being used to treat COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), said Wednesday that it has raised $17.5M in a Series B funding round. The round was led by Latterell Ventures Partners...

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Monday, October 10, 2011

Sandlot Ties With EHR Firm

Fort Worth-based Sandlot, a developer of clinical health information technology products, said today that it has tied with TactusMD, an electronic health records (EHR) firm. According to the two, they will work together to offer new product...

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Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Cyberonics Invests in Sleep Apnea Device Firm

Houston-based Cyberonics, the publicly held developer of medical devices for treating epilepsy and other diseases, said today that it has invested $12M in a developer of sleep apnea treatment devices. According to Cyberonics, it made the in...

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Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Affinium Pharmaceuticals Gains $15M

Austin- and Toronto, Ontario-based Affinium Pharmaceuticals, a pharmaceuticals firms developing anti-infectives, said Monday that it has raised $15M in a financing round. The round came from SV Life Sciences, Genesis Capital Partners and Fo...

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Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Sevin Rosen Re-Ups On Metabolon

Dallas- and Austin-based venture capital investor Sevin Rosen Funds has re-upped on a developer of molecular diagnostics services and technology. Reserach Triangle Park, North Carolina-based Metabolon, which is developing molecular diagnost...

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Friday, August 19, 2011

Asuragen Raises $5.0M

Austin-based molecular diagnostics firm Asuragen has raised $5.0M, on its way to a $10.0M funding, according to a regulatory filing by the firm this week. Asuragen is a spinout of Ambion, the molecular biology reagent firm founded by former...

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Wednesday, August 17, 2011

CQI Solutions Acquired By California Firm

New Bruanfels, Texas-based CQI Solutions, a developer of surgery information systems, has been acquired by a California firm, Quality Systems, Inc.. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. CQ Solutions will become part of Quality Sys...

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Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Byrne Medical Acquired By Cantel Medical

Houston, Texas-based Byrne Medical, a designer and manufacturer of disposable infection control products for gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy procedures, has been acquired. New Jersey-based Cantel Medical Corp. said it paid $100M for the com...

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Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Peloton Therapeutics Raises $18M

Dallas-based Peloton Therapeutics, an early stage cancer drug discovery and development startup, said today that it has raised $18M in a Series A financing round. The round was led by The Column Group, and also included Remeditex Ventures a...

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Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Anthelio Names COO

Dallas-based Anthelio, a provider of healthcare information technology (IT) services, said this morning that it has named Laxman K. Badiga as Chief Operating Officer. Badiga was most recently CIO at Wipro Technologies, where he had been for...

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Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Luminex Buys EraGen Biosciences

Austin-based Luminex said Tuesday evening that it has agreed to acquire EraGen Biosciences, a developer of molecular diagnostics products. The deal is worth approximately $34M in cash. Luminex said the buy will give it access to a portfolio...

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Monday, June 13, 2011

Neos Therapeutics Raises $13.5M

Grand Prarie-based Neos Therapeutics, a contract biopharmaceuticals manufacturer, has raised $13.5M in a funding round, according to a recent regulatory filing by the firm. Source of the new funding was not disclosed. The filing indicates t...

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Thursday, June 9, 2011

Gazzang Wins Healthcare Customers

Austin-based Gazzang, which develops cloud data encryption and security software, said today that it has racked up a number of wins in the healthcare market. The firm said its healthcare customers include Children's Hospital of Boston, echo...

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Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Net.Orange Gets Equity Funding

Irving-based Net.orange, a developer of healthcare management web applications, has scoerd a "significant" round of growth equity, the firm announced today. The funding came from billionaire Dr. Patrick Soon Shiong, via his firm California ...

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Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Phytel Names CTO

Dallas-based Phytel, which develops software to help physicians track preventive and chronic care for their patients, said today that it has named Patrick Flynn as its Chief Technology Officer. Flynn has previously served at such firms as G...

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Monday, May 2, 2011

WhiteGlove Files For IPO

Austin-based WhiteGlove House Call Health has filed for an IPO, saying this morning that it is looking to raised $31.625M in an IPO on the NYSE Amex. The firm said it has applied to list under the symbol WHCH. The firm said it will offer up...

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Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Biopharmaceuticals Firm Opens In Bryan

A new biopharmaceuticals firm, Caliber Biotherapeutics, said Monday that it has opened up what it says is the largest, plant-made pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Bryan, Texas. The firm said it will be producing infectious vaccines ...

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Wednesday, February 23, 2011

WhiteGlove Health Lands $12.5M

Austin-based WhiteGlove House Call Health, which offers up on-call healthcare at home or work via a membership program, said Tuesday that it has raised $12.5M in a funding round. The round was led by Enhanced Equity Fund. WhiteGlove said it...

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Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Teladoc Medical Services Raises $4M

Dallas-based Teladoc Medical Services said today that it has raised $4M in a new funding round. According to the firm, the funding came from existing investors Cardinal partners and HLM Venture Partners. Teladoc said the new funding will go...

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Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Dell Acquires Medical Archiving Firm

Round Rock-based Dell announced this morning that it is acquiring Insite One, a provider of cloud-based, medical archiving services. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. According to Dell, the buy will go towards boosting its Unif...

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Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Ortho Kinematics Gets $2M

Austin-based Ortho Kinematics, a developer of spine motion analysis and diagnostics technology, said this morning that it has raised $2M in a new funding round. The round was led by TEXO Ventures, and also included PTV Sciences and Gatebrid...

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Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Coro Health Gains $2M For Music Therapy

Austin-based Coro Health, a developer of music therapy programs for residents of long term care facilities, said today that it has raised $2M in a Series A funding round. The round came from Bob Martin, former CEO of Walmart International, ...

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Thursday, November 4, 2010

AirStrip Releases On Android

San Antonio-based AirStrip Technologies, which develops applications for remote access to electronic health records, said today that the firm has debuted its product in the Android Market. The firm said its AirStrip OB works on the Samsung ...

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Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Benchmark Electronics Gets Facility Approval

Angleton, Texas-based Benchmark Electronics reported this morning that the firm's Thailand facility has completed an audit from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), allowing it to manufacture Class III finished devices for medical origin...

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Monday, November 1, 2010

US Oncology Acquired For $2.16 Billion

The Woodlands, Texas-based US Oncology, a provider of cancer treatment centers, is being acquired by McKesson Corporation in a deal worth approximately $2.16 billion, the firms said today. The companies said they are in a definitive agreeme...

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Tuesday, October 19, 2010

AirStrip Creates Bundle With Sprint

San Antonio-based Airstrip Technologies, a developer of mobile medical software, said today that it is collaborating with Sprint on a new bundled product. AirStrip said that its applications are now available on Sprint smartphones like the ...

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Friday, October 15, 2010

ViroXis Gets $2.5M From TETF

San Antonio-based ViroXis, a developer of an anti-viral biopharmaceutical derived from sandalwood oil, has raised $2.5M in an investment round, according to Startech and the South Texas Regional Center of Innovation and Commercialization. T...

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Thursday, October 7, 2010

IDEV Technologies Grabs $46M

Webster, Texas-based IDEV Technologies, a developer of minimally invasive stents for treating arterial disease, said today that it has raised a $46M, Series D round of funding. According to the firm, the round was led by Piper Jaffray & Co....

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Friday, October 1, 2010

FORE Transcriptions Acquired By iMedX

El Paso-based FORE Transcriptions USA Inc., a provider of medical transcription services, has been acquired by Shelton, Connecticut-based iMedX, a provider of healthcare software and services. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. ...

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Thursday, September 30, 2010

Three Houston Firms Get Texas Emerging Technology Funding

Three Houston companies are sharing a total of $2.9M in funding from the Texas Emerging Technology Fund (TETF), according to the Gulf Coast Regional Center of Innovation and Commercialization. According to the GCRCIC, AuricX Pharmaceuticals...

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Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Conifer Health Solutions Acquires MediHealth Outsourcing

Frisco-based Conifer Health Solutions, the provider of business process outsourcing owned by Tenet Healthcare, said today that it has acquired MediHealth outsourcing, LLC. MediHealth is based in Tampa, Florida, and offers consulting and out...

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Wednesday, September 15, 2010

InnerWireless Deploys At Nevada Customer

Richardson, Texas-based InnerWireless, a developer of wireless hardware used to improve Wi-Fi, 4G, and other wireless data inside buildings, reported this week that its systems are being used in a deployment in Nevada. According to the firm...

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Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Dell Aims Streak At Healthcare

Round Rock-based Dell announced today that it is looking to bring its 5-inch, Android tablet, the Dell Streak, to the health care industry. According to Dell, it is integrating the Streak into its health care solutions, as a way to provide ...

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Monday, August 30, 2010

ZS Pharma Lands $2M

Fort Worth-based ZS Pharma, a firm which is developing treatments for patients with liver or kidney disease, has raised $2M in funding from the Texas Emerging Technology Fund, according to the ETF Monday. ZS Pharma, which was originally bas...

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Thursday, August 12, 2010

Airstrip Technologies Scores Funding From Sequoia

San Antonio-based Airstrip Technologies, a developer of mobile medical software, said Wednesday that it has closed a round of financing, from Sequoia Capital. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Airstrip, which is headed by Dr. ...

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Wednesday, August 11, 2010

DFJ Mercury Backs Swift Biosciences

Houston-based venture capital firm DFJ Mercury is the lead investor in a developer of molecular biology reagents. According to Michigan-based Swift Biosciences, DFJ led the firm's $3M, Series A funding. A number of individual, Michigan inve...

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Monday, August 2, 2010

Sante Ventures Backs Explorys

Austin-based venture capital firm Sante Ventures is the lead investor on a Series B financing for Ohio-based Explorys, a developer of cloud computing products aimed at healthcare data management. According to Explorys, it raised $2.55M in a...

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Friday, July 23, 2010

Silicon Valley Firm Vermillion Moves To Austin

Silicon Valley-based Vermillion, a developer of molecular diagnostics products, said today that it has relocated its corporate headquarters to Austin. Vermilion said that the move will allow it to take advantage of Austins's "strong talent ...

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Thursday, July 22, 2010

WhiteGlove Rolls Out iPhone App

Austin-based WhiteGlove House Call Health, the venture-backed, in-home and in-work healthcare provider, said today that it has rolled out a new iPhone application. The firm, which is backed by Hidden Lion Partners, said the free iPhone app ...

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Monday, July 19, 2010

Sante Ventures Backs EndoStim

Austin-based venture capital firm Sante Ventures has backed a St. Louis medical device company, EndoStim. According to EndoStim, it raised $6M in a Series B funding which was led by Sante Ventures. Along with the funding, Doug French of San...

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Monday, July 12, 2010

Reata Pharmaceuticals Raises $78M

Irving-based Reata Pharmaceuticals, which is developing anti-inflammatory drugs, said today that it has raised $78M in a new funding round. The round was led by CPMG and Novo AS. According to Reata, the new funding brings the company's tota...

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Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Austin Technology Incubator Names Bioscience Head

The Austin Technology Incubator, the nonprofit effort at UT Austin to help spur technology firms in the area, said this week that it has named Cindy R. WalkerPeach as the director of its ATI-Bioscience Incubator. WalkerPeach has served at A...

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Friday, June 25, 2010

PDX Rolls Out Mobile App for Pharmacies

Fort Worth-based PDX, a provider of technology to the pharmacy industry, said today that it has tied its software with mscripts, to allow mobile phone users to communicate with its PDX Pharmacy System. PDX said the deal will allow its pharm...

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Monday, June 14, 2010

Savara Gets $1.9M

Austin-based Savara, a developer of inhalation-based drug delivery technology, said last week that it has received $1.(m in a commercialization award from the Texas Emerging Technology Fund. The firm said the funding will be used to advance...

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Friday, June 11, 2010

Ensysce Biosciences Raises $1.5M

Houston-based Ensysce Biosciences, a nanotechnology firm which is applying carbon nanotube technology to cancer treatment, said Thursday that it has raised $1.5M. The funding came from the Texas Emerging Technology Fund. Ensysce said the ne...

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Thursday, May 20, 2010

Inova Labs Gets $10M

Austin-based Inova Labs, a manufacturer of oxygen concentrators for the medical market, said today that it has raised $10.0M in a Series A funding round. The round came from Three Arch Partners. The company said the new funding will go towa...

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Friday, April 23, 2010

T-System Gets Investment From Private Equity Firm

Dallas-based T-System, a developer of clinical documentation software for hospital emergency departments, announced Thursday afternoon that it has received a "significant" capital investment from private equity firm Francisco Partners. Fina...

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Monday, April 19, 2010

Viral Genetics Gets $750K, Sets Up Shop In Georgetown

A California-based biotechnology firm, Viral Genetics, announced today that it has received $750,000 from the Texas Emerging Technology Fund, and is relocating its research facilities to Georgetown, Texas. According to Viral Genetics, its l...

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Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Spinal Restoration Raises $20M

Austin-based Spinal Restoration, a developer of medical devices aimed at relieving chronic low back pain, has raised $20M in a new funding round, according to a regulatory filing by the firm today. Source of the new funding was not disclose...

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Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Eureka Genomics Finds $3.7M

Eureka Genomics, a bioinformatics firm with its operations in Houston, said today that it has raised $3.7M in a round of funding from angel investors and other individuals. The firm, which is headquartered in Hercules, California, said the...

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Monday, March 8, 2010

National Instruments: $1M To Medical Device Startups Since 2008

Austin-based National Instruments said today that the firm has awarded more than $1 million in software, support, and training to various medical device startups since 2008. NI said that it has awarded 59 grant recipients with its technolog...

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Monday, March 8, 2010

AirStrip Names VP

San Antonio-based AirStrip Technologies, a developer of mobile remote patient monitoring software, said today that it has named Nancy Hudecek as its Vice President of Clinical Excellence and Risk management. Hudcek, who is an RN, was at the...

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Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Phytel Appoints Chief Medical Officer

Dallas-based Phytel, a developer of web-based, health software, said this morning that it has named Dr. Richard Hodach as Chief Medical Officer for the firm. Hodach was most recently Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer at Matria...

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Thursday, February 11, 2010

Opus Healthcare Solutions Acquired By Quality Systems

Austin-based Opus Healthcare Solutions, a developer of electronic health record and clinical management software, has been acquired by California-based Quality Systems, the firms said today. Quality Systems said it will make Opus Healthcare...

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Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Broadlane Names VP

Dallas-based Broadlane, a provider of supply chain and cost management services for healthcare providers, said Tuesday that it has named Kathleen (Kathy) Ayres as Senior Vice President of Human Resources for the firm. Ayres joins the firm f...

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Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Phytel Snags $14.2M

Dallas-based Phytel, a developer of software used by physicians to track preventive and chronic disease care, said today that it has raised $14.2M in a new round of funding. The round came from Polaris Venture Partners, Caris, Ltd., and LAH...

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Wednesday, February 3, 2010

MEDHOST Acquired By HealthTech Holdings

Addison-based MEDHOST, a provider of patient tracking systems for emergency rooms, was acquired this week by HealthTech Holdings, Inc. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. According to HealthTech Holdings, the buy will help boos...

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Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Intralink-Spine Gets $750K SBIR Grant

Georgetown, Texas-based Intralink-Spine, a medical device firm focused on treating degenerative disc disease and low back pain, said Monday that it has received a $750,000, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grant. The firm, which is...

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Monday, January 11, 2010

TVA Medical Gets $2.6M

Austin-based TVA Medical, a developer of minimally invasive medical devices for treating End-Stage Renal Disease, has raised $2.6M in a Series A funding, according to venture capital firm Sante Ventures. Along with the deal, Sante Ventures ...

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Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Savara Gets $1.4M

Austin-based Savara, a developer of drug delivery technology, said today that it has closed a second tranche of Series A financing. The firm said it exceeded the targeted total raise amount of $1.4M. Source of the new funding was not disclo...

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Friday, December 11, 2009

Azaya Therapeutics Gets FDA Authorization For Study

San Antonio-based Azaya Therapeutics, which is developing new cancer treatments, said Thursday that it has received approval for starting a Phase I cancer trial of ATI-1123, the firm's new formulation of chemotherapy drug Taxotere. The firm...

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Monday, November 30, 2009

Terapio Raises $5M

Austin-based Terapio Corporation, a biotechnology firm developing protein therapeutics, said today that it has raised $5M in an equity funding from Sante Ventures. According to Terapio, it is developing a pipeline of therapeutic application...

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Neos Therapeutics Nabs $24.1M

Grant Prairie-based Neos Therapeutics, a specialty pharmaceuticals firm developing time release medications, has now raised $24.1M in a funding round targeted at $50.0M, according to a filing by the firm this week. Source of the funding was...

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Friday, November 6, 2009

Superior Global Solutions Buys HTI Technologies

Plano-based Superior Global Softare, which is owned by healthcare outsourcing firm Superior Global Solutions, said Thursday that it has acquired the assets and business of HTI Technologies, a Georgia-based developer of medical documentation...

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Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals Gets $4.5M More

Houston-based Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, which is developing treatment for cancer and other chronic, infection diseases, has raised $4.5M more in funding, the company reported today. Bellicum said the new, Series A and convertible Note fundi...

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Monday, October 26, 2009

Superior Global Solutions Gets $6M

Dallas-based Superior Global Solutions, a provider of technology and outsourced services to the medical documentation and coding industry, has raised $6M in a private equity funding. According to Tennessee-based Petra Capital Partners, it i...

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Thursday, October 1, 2009

MicroMed Cardiovascular Names APAC VP

Houston-based MicroMed Cardiovascular, which manufactures left ventricular assist devices (LVADs), said today that it has named Ash Attia as its Vice President of Asia Pacific. Attia will be responsible for the firm's efforts in China, Japa...

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Wednesday, September 30, 2009

ApoCell Gets Private Equity Investment

Houston-based ApoCell, a contract research organization focused on molecular diagnostics, announced today that it has received an investment from Summit Partners. Amount of the investment was not disclosed. According to ApoCell, the new fun...

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Azaya Therapeutics Raises $1.045M

San Antonio-based Azaya Therapeutics has raised $1.045M in an investment round, according to SATAI and the South Texas Regional Center of Innovation and Commercialization. According to the firms, the investment, through the Texas Emerging T...

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Wednesday, September 23, 2009

EmFinders Gets Investment From Liberty Media

Frisco-based EmFinders, which develops a device and related subscription service for tracking people with Alzheimer's or other conditions, said today that it has received a strategic investment from TruePosition, which is a subsidiary of Li...

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Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Current Solutions Nabs $3.15M, Moves To Austin

Austin-based venture capital firm Advantage Capital Partners said today that it has invested $3.15M in funds to a distributor of medical supplies, to help the firm move its headquarters to Austin. According to Advantage Capital Partners, th...

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Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Texas Emerging Technology Fund Invests In Five Firms

The Texas Emerging Technology Fund has made investments in five, San Antonio area companies, Gov. Rick Perry announced today, as part of the state's efforts to expand its technology sector. According to Gov. Perry's office, it has invested ...

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Thursday, July 9, 2009

IDEV Shuffles Chairman

Houston-based IDEV Technologies, a developer and manufacturer of medical devices, reported today that Rick Anderson will succeed Thomas M. Tully as chairman of its board. Tully, IDEV said, has retired after serving a four-year stint as the ...

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Wednesday, July 1, 2009

eCardio Gains Funding

The Woodlands-based eCardio Diagnostics, a developer of services for monitoring cardiac arrhythmia, said today that it has received a "significant" round of investment funding from Sequoia Capital. Amount of the minority investment was not ...

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Wednesday, July 1, 2009

ResearchPoint Names VP

Austin-based contract research organization ResearchPoint reported this morning that Becky Causey has come aboard as the firm's vice president of clinical operations. ResearchPoint noted that she will oversee its clinical operations, projec...

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Thursday, June 25, 2009

ULURU Abandons Acquisition Efforts

Addison-based specialty pharmaceutical firm ULURU announced Wednesday that it has abandoned its plans to acquire an English skin care company. On April 6, ULURU reported that it had tendered a non-binding offer letter to purchase York Pharm...

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Thursday, June 11, 2009

Zix Looks To Sell e-Prescribing Business

Dallas-based Zix, which operates both an email encryption and e-prescribing service, said Thursday that it has hired investment banking firm Allen & Company LLC, to investigate "strategic alternaties for maximixing value" of its e-Prescribi...

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Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Savara Pharmaceuticals Gains Funding

Austin-based Savara Pharmaceuticals, which is developing drug inhalation delivery technology, said this week that it has raised a Series A funding round. Amount of the funding was not disclosed. The funding round came from biotechnology ind...

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Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Hires CFO

Woodlands-based Lexicon Pharmaceuticals reported this morning that it has hired Ajay Bansal as executive vice president of corporate development and chief financial officer. The company credited Bansal with more than 20 years of experience ...

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Wednesday, May 27, 2009

PHNS Lands 10-year Contract from Health Care Firm

PHNS, a Dallas-based provider of information technology services for hospitals and other health care providers, revealed Tuesday that it has signed Legacy Hospital Partners Inc. as a long-term client. The financial impact of the customer wi...

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Friday, May 15, 2009

MedServe Acquired By Stericycle

Houston-based MedServe, a venture backed service provider which collects, transports, treats, and disposes of medical waste and hazardous waste, said Thursday it has agreed to be acquired by Stericycle, Inc. for $185M in cash. MedServe is o...

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Thursday, April 30, 2009

iMedica Signs Channel Partner

Dallas-based iMedica, a publisher of health care software for medical practices, revealed Thursday that it has signed a Florida-based firm as a channel partner. iMedica identified its new sales and marketing partner as Doctors' Administrati...

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Friday, April 10, 2009

Molecular Templates Raises $2.5M, Moves To Austin

Austin-based Molecular Templates, a biopharmaceuticals firm developing cancer therapeutics, announced this morning that the company has raised $2.5M in a Series A funding. The firm said the financing round came from Sante Ventures, and will...

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Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Glycos Biotechnologies Raises $2.35M

Houston-based Glycos Biotechnologies, a developer of bacterial strains used for producing chemicals and biofuels, has raised $2.35M as part of a venture round worth $3.25M. The funding was disclosed in a regulatory filing today. Details on ...

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Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Savara Expands Board with Three Appointments

Savara Inc. reported Wednesday that it has added three directors to its board. The Austin, Texas-based biopharmaceutical firm said the new members are Nevan Elam, Matthew Dennis and Dr. Curt Bilby. Elam, Savara noted, formerly headed up Nek...

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Wednesday, February 25, 2009

MedTouch Hires Interactive Director

Houston-based MedTouch, a provider of content management software for hospitals, and related hospital web site design services, said Wednesday that it has hired on a new Director of Interactive in its Houston offices. The firm said that Chr...

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Thursday, February 5, 2009

Viverae Gains $6.5M

Dallas-based Viverae, a provider of corporate wellness programs, said this week that it has raised $6.5M in a round of expansion funding. The funding came from private equity firm Frontier Capital. According to Viverae, the funding will go ...

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Monday, January 5, 2009

Ensysce Hires Kirkpatrick as President, CEO

Cancer treatment research firm Ensysce Biosciences Inc. reported Monday that Dr. D. Lynn Kirkpatrick has come aboard as president and chief executive officer. Houston-based Ensysce, which is studying the use of fullerene carbon nanotubes fo...

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Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Motion Computing Gains $6M

Austin-based Motion Computing said late last week that it has raised $6M in a new funding round. The funding came from New Enterprise Associates, Institutional Venture Partners, G-51 Capital, and other investors. According to the firm, the ...

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Thursday, October 23, 2008

CryoPen Gets $2M From Texas Emerging Technology Fund

Corpus Christi, Texas-based CryoPen, which is developing cryosurgery technology for the removal of a variety of skin lesions, has scored $2M in a funding round from the Texas Emerging Technology Fund. According to the South Texas Regional C...

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Thursday, September 11, 2008

Texas A&M Licenses Technology To XOMA

Texas A&M University and biopharmaceuticals firm XOMA, Ltd. said this week that the school has signed a memorandum of understanding to work together on antibodies and protein-based therapeutics for both human and veterinary applications. Fi...

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