Qiming Venture Partners has led a $20 million round for New Horizon Health, a Chinese start-up that develops cancer screening technology, with participation from existing investors Legend Capital and SBCVC.
Founded in 2005, New Horizon has created a tool for screening stool samples and identifying changes in cell DNA that might be early signs of colon cancer. The company claims this is a more efficient detection...
UK-based private equity investor Dolma Impact Fund has committed $3.2 million to Swet Ganga Hydropower & Construction, a hydroelectric power provider in Nepal.
Nayuta, a Japanese start-up focused on combining internet-of-things (IoT) and blockchain technologies, has received a JPY140 million ($1.3 million) funding round led by Jafco.
InnoSpring and Alibaba Group have jointly launched an accelerator program in China with a view to helping international start-ups access Chinese markets and ecosystems.
Magmode, a China-based men’s fashion start-up, has raised $15 million in the second tranche of a Series B round led by Cathay Capital Private Equity. Existing investor Sinovation Ventures also participated.