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One of the noteworthy startups that’s making a mark in the healthcare sector is Castor EDC, a company based out of the Netherlands. The company has announced that it raised $6.25 million (€5.3M) in a Series A round led by INKEF Capital, an Amsterdam based technology, and healthcare venture capital firm, with several angel investors, to open a US office.
Dutch AI tech startup Convious has just announced opening its R&D center in Vilnius, Lithuania. The company has also raised more than €3.6 million from existing investors Capital Mills and others to build a team for developing a platform that will employ AI to provide users shopping online with personalized price offers.
VarmX, a privately owned spin-out company of the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC) in the Netherlands received €12.5 million the development of a snake-venom-based medication. This new therapeutic factor X was inspired by a snake venom protein to instantaneously restore blood clotting for patients taking anticoagulants.