—Imagine enrolling your ill pet in a clinical trial – for free. Or getting treatment for a chronic wound without going to the doctor’s office. These technologies are among those being developed by the six promising startup companies that have been accepted into the second class of the University City Science Center’s Digital Health Accelerator (DHA).
Curalate, a Philadelphia-based visual commerce solution, has raised $27.5 million in Series C funding. NEA led the round, and was joined by fellow return backers First Round Capital and MentorTech Ventures. www.curalate.com
Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies
"When running a startup you need to get up to speed on every resource in the region as quickly as possible. PACT events deliver top-tier, C-level contacts from synergistic technology companies, the best legal and financial institutions, and strategic capital advisors. In addition, the educational programs that focus on business development, entrepreneurship, and the latest IT trends are outstanding."
- Ned Moore, CEO & Co-Founder, Clutch