SBCVC has led a RMB200 million ($30 million) Series B round for 12 Sigma, a China-based biotechnology company that applies artificial intelligence (AI) technology to medical image diagnoses.
It is said to the largest round raised by a Chinese company operating in the medical imaging filed. Other new investors include CDBI Partners and Delian Capital, while existing backers ZhenFund and Matrix...
Rob Kaplan is CEO of Singapore’s Circulate Capital, which is dedicated to reducing oceanic plastic pollution. Its $150 million debut fund is backed by the likes of Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, and Unilever
Australia’s Blackbird Ventures has raised A$500 million ($357 million) for its fourth fund and named Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes as chairman.
Yaoyanshe, a Chinese contract research organization (CRO) for novel drugs, has raised RMB600 million ($86 million) across two rounds in the past eight months.
MyGlamm, an online Indian cosmetics brand, has agreed to acquire POPxo, a women-focused content platform, for an undisclosed sum. Both companies have several VC backers.