India: Doxper raises US$4m Series A

Mumbai-based health-tech startup Doxper has raised US$4m in Series A funding. The round was led by healthcare investment company Alkemi Venture Partners. Rainforest Venture Network,...

Romania: Regina Maria buys Baia Mare clinic

Regina Maria, the second-largest private healthcare provider in Romania, is to acquire Clinica Somesan medical centre in Baia Mare. Financial terms have not been...

Germany: GNA Biosolutions raises US$13.5m Series C

Munich-based molecular diagnostics company GNA Biosolutions has completed US$13.5m Series C funding. New investors including GreyBird Ventures, Occident, and Wachtumsfonds Bayern joined the round as...

Sky-high thinking: Ageing in Asia

How to cater for an ageing population is big business across Asia. Alistair Kleebauer looks at some of the products and services that are...

EMEA: Align Technology promotes new managing director

Align Technology has appointed Markus Sebastian as managing director for Europe, Middle East and Africa. The promotion follows Simon Beard’s move to managing director of...

Romania: Metallica donates to first paediatric oncology hospital

US heavy metal band Metallica has donated €250,000 (US$280,000) to the endowment of the first Paediatric Oncology and Radiotherapy Hospital in Romania. Construction of the...

China: Private Doctor goes live

Ping An Good Doctor, China’s biggest online health care platform, has officially launched Ping An Good Doctor – Private Doctor. On the first day, it...

Israel: InMode shares trade above issue price

Shares in medical device company InMode slipped on their first day of trading on Nasdaq last week, but have since recovered to settle just...

Kenya: Ilara Health raises US$735,000 seed funding

Affordable diagnostics remains an active area for investment in Africa. Nairobi-based healthcare diagnostics company Ilara Health has raised US$735,000 in seed funding from Nairobi-based...

Australia: AI partnership to look at brain aneurysms

Fujitsu Australia, GE Healthcare, Macquarie University and Macquarie Medical Imaging are to collaborate to diagnose and monitor brain aneurysms on scans faster and more...