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Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 18, 2021

Neuromodulation Startup Rune Labs Raises $22.8 Mln In Series A Financing

Rune Labs, a San Francisco-based neuromodulation startup, has raised $22.8 million in Series A financing to continue shaping the future of neuromodulation and brain therapyy The funding round was led by Eclipse Ventures and counted with participation from current investors such as DigiTx Partners and Moment Ventures. Justin Butler, Partner at Eclipse, will be joining […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 17, 2021

Biotech Startup Elevian Closes $40 mln Series A Round

Elevian, a Biotech startup based in Massachusetts, has closed a $40 million Series A round to improve stroke recovery and age-related conditions. The oversubscribed funding round was led by Prime Movers Lab and brings the total funding raised by the startup to over $64 million. The round also counted with participation from other investors including […]

Bartesian Premium Cocktail Machine
Peter Salib
on September 16, 2021

Show & Tell: Bartesian Premium Cocktail Machine Serves Up Top Notch Drinks

**This article about the Bartesian Premium Cocktail Machine is co-authored by Hannah Buczek of Bold TV. Welcome back to Show and Tell, where I unbox sweet tech for every area of your life. Were you upset when some some of your favorite bars shut down? It was a booming business: The New York Times reported that […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 15, 2021

Biopharma Startup Alebund Pharmaceuticals Secures $54.5 mln in Series B+ Funding

Alebund Pharmaceuticals, a biopharma startup based in Shanghai, has raised $54.5 million in Series B+ funding to develop novel treatments for kidney-related diseases. The funding round was led by 3H Health Investment, Loyal Valley Capital, and Morningside Ventures. Other firms like YuanBio Venture Capital, Octagon Capital, Verition Fund Management, and HT Capital also participated. Dr. […]

Loralyn Mears PhD Loralyn Mears PhD has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 9, 2021

What’s Behind This Brand’s Goal to Get Naked?

Meet Tracy Rookard, an army veteran and former US medic. This week’s Grit Daily Like a Boss podcast guest trained to be a respiratory therapist, but then entered the field of information technology. Along the way, she developed eczema, an irritable skin condition aggravated by environmental conditions and stress. A fateful appointment with her dermatologist […]

Recycled plastic
Sandra Ponce de Leon
on August 31, 2021

Waste to Energy: A New Way to Think About Plastic Waste

It’s time we rethink our relationship with waste and specifically plastic. Once upon a time, not so long ago, we could see only the revolutionary nature of the material. We didn’t see it as “forever garbage” deposited on every corner of the Earth. Back then we didn’t understand the dangers of microplastics (fragments of plastic […]

Grit Daily Staff Grit Daily Staff has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on August 29, 2021

Sunny Ray Dishes on Her Life as Your Favorite Cosplay and Gamer “Weeb”

As NFTs firm their grip as the latest blockchain investment boom that looks to have staying power, one consistent thread holds throughout successful projects: A solid storyline. World of Women, Tom Sachs’ Rocket Factory, Cyberpunks, Veefriends, and Bored Ape Yacht Club join a list of successful projects along with a new entrant, Sunny Ray.  Borne […]

Brian Wallace
on August 22, 2021

HIMSS21: Recap of In-Person and Virtual

It is promising that large conferences are once again happening in person. With the recent surges of the Delta variant, however, conference organizers are rightly vigilant and often needing to contend with a multitude of local and state regulations along with the needs of an international conference base. I was certainly hoping to attend my […]

Koda Health
Sarah Marshall
on August 21, 2021

Dr. Tatiana Fofanova is Making Advance Medical Care Planning Easier With Koda Health

Imagine a loved one having a medical emergency that makes them unable to make their own healthcare decisions, yet they had never specified what they would have wanted. Family members bicker about what should be done, lawyers get involved, time and money are wasted—things get messy. Koda Health is a platform that helps patients and […]

dialysis in nursing homes
Brian Wallace
on August 14, 2021

Startups Are Ready to Disrupt the Kidney Dialysis Market

The kidney failure crisis in the United States is an under-discussed tragedy. In 2018, 786,000 Americans were living with ESRD (end-stage renal disease). While the healthcare industry chooses to focus on the needs of active, middle-aged dialysis patients, the truth is that 80% of ESRD patients are 65 or older. Many are nursing home residents, […]

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Jordi Lippe-McGraw Jordi Lippe-McGraw has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on August 14, 2021

The Pandemic Created a New Category of At-Home Wellness

The pandemic turned the world upside down. Life and business as we know them were forced to change in an instant. Healthcare, in particular, had to pivot quickly as hospitals were being filled with COVID patients leaving little room for preventative care. That sudden chance essentially created a new category of at-home wellness. And it’s […]

Michael Wood
Peter Page Peter Page has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on August 4, 2021

Interior Designer Michael Wood Tells How to Get Renovations Done Without Going Broke or Crazy

Buying a house is a shock to the finances, particularly in the current market, but brace yourself. The startling numbers won’t stop at closing. The price of renovations, which new homeowners seemingly are compelled to make, will probably be even more shocking because, whatever your house cost, you at least knew the price when you […]

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