Aug10

Report: Amazon intends to open primary care clinics for Seattle workers

Following in the footsteps of Apple, Amazon plans to open a pilot clinic for certain employees at its Seattle headquarters later this year and expand to more workers in 2019, according to CNBC.

Aug10

Ambys Medicines garners $140 million to develop chronic liver disease treatments

The company secured $60 million in a Series A round from Third Rock and Takeda, plus a partnership with Takeda.

Aug09

How is WeWork trying to upgrade the shared workspace experience?

Shared workspaces are rising to meet the needs of this segment of the workforce. WeWork is one of the largest co-working space businesses, with sites in at least 75 cities inside and outside the U.S.

Aug09

Report blames gaming of patent system for high drug prices

Most drugs named are biologics, and manufacturing trade secrets make competition especially tricky, legal expert says.

Aug09

Hinge Health secures $26M for solution to help patients with musculoskeletal pain

The startup will use the money from Insight Venture Partners and Atomico for R&D, to further expand its reach in the MSK field and to grow its commercial team.

Aug09

Therachon raises $60 million in mezzanine financing for rare disease drugs

The Basel, Switzerland-based biotech company plans to trial the drug in achondroplasia patients next year.

Aug09

Therachon raises $60 million in mezzanine financing for rare disease drugs

The Basel, Switzerland-based biotech company plans to trial the drug in achondroplasia patients next year.

Aug09

This startup is daring to bring on-demand services to health insurance

Bind offers insurance to U.S.-based self-insured employers such that employees get “Core” coverage for primary care, specialty care, and other needs, but can purchase “Add-Ins” to get on-demand coverage as needs arise.