Fuzzy Raises $44M in Funding to Make Digital Veterinary Care More Accessible Than Ever

Fuzzy, a veterinary startup based in San Francisco, has closed a $44 million venture round to bring 24/7 exceptional digital veterinary care to pet owners with an affordable and straightforward membership. The funding round was led by Icon Ventures with participation from existing investors like Greycroft, Matrix, and Crosscut. Several veterinary clinic groups in the … Read more

Mosaic Foods Raises $6M to Make Plant-Based Foods More Appealing and Convenient

Mosaic Foods, a food delivery startup based in New York, has raised $6 million in seed funding to have delicious and nutritious plant-based food delivered to its customer’s doors. The funding round was led by Gather Ventures, with participation from Greycroft and Alleycorp. The round brings the total funding raised by the startup to $10 … Read more

Omicron raises concerns about global vaccine equity and hesitancy

After waiting on supplies for months, South Africa, at the epicenter of the new outbreak, now has enough doses of Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines, but the number of people getting shots is about 120,000 per day, less than half of the government’s target of 300,000 per day. Immunizations among 20- to 40 year-olds … Read more

TruePay Raises $32M to Help SMB Retailers Access Credit

TruePay, a fintech startup based in Brazil, has secured $32 million in Series A funding to help small and medium businesses (SMB) gain access to credit, allowing them to get off the ground. The round was led by Addition with participation from Monashees, Kaszek, and Global Founders Capital, according to Crunchbase. The funding brings the … Read more

Lucent BioSciences Raises $2.4M to Reinvent Fertilizers

Lucent BioSciences, an AgTech startup based in British Columbia, has raised $4.2 in seed funding to make carbon-neutral fertilizers the go-to option for the agriculture industry. The funding was raised from investments by several firms like Emmertech, Amathaon, SVG Ventures, WUTIF Capital, and Vantec/eFund, as well as several Vancouver-based angel investors. The capital will allow … Read more

TabTrader Raises $5.8M to Bring Advanced Crypto Trading Features to Mobile Users

TabTrader, a cryptocurrency startup based in Amsterdam, raised $5.7 million in Series A funding to combine exchange aggregation with advanced trading features into a mobile platform. The funding round was led by BitMEX Ventures, with participation from Hashkey Capital, Spartan Capital, SGH Capital, SOSV, and Artesian Venture Partners. The capital brings the total funding raised … Read more

Tiamat Sciences Raises $3M to Empower the Biotech Revolution

Tiamat Sciences, a biotechnology startup based in Durham, has raised $3 million in Series A funding to expand its proprietary plant molecular farming platform. The funding round was led by True Ventures, with participation from Social Impact Capital and Cantos. The round brings the total funding raised by Tiamat Science to $3.5M, which will allow … Read more

Cruz Foam Raises $2.5M to Accelerate the transition to a circular economy

Cruz Foam, a biomaterial technology startup based in Santa Cruz, has raised $2.5 million in seed funding to develop the next generation of environmental-friendly packaging solutions. The seed funding round was led by At One Ventures with participation from Sony Innovation Fund, Regeneration.VC, and other environmentally-focused private investors. This round brings the total funding raised … Read more

New Covid Variant In Africal Heavily Muted Strain Raises Concern Worldwide – Deadline

UPDATED with WHO news: The U.K. added six African countries to its travel quarantine list on Thursday after a new, potentially more-transmissible variant of Covid-19 was identified there. The BBC said the countries are South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho and Eswatini. Twenty-two positive cases of the variant, which is being called B.1.1.529, have been … Read more

S’pore’s Hepmil Media Group raises US$10M funding in Series A round

Local media company Hepmil Media Group announced today (November 25) that it has closed a US$10 million Series A funding round. The round is led by venture capital fund Quest Ventures, Pavilion Capital — a private equity firm under Temasek Holdings — and Bent Pixels, the world’s largest gaming lifestyle media platform. The Group owns … Read more