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LaunchPadTM Company Investments: 1Q – 2Q 2012

By August 15, 2012 News No Comments

OCTANe LaunchPad companies raised more than $25 million in funding in the first half of 2012. Here is the list of reported investments:

  • 2C Tech Corp – $300,000 – develops therapy for the treatment of back of the eye diseases
  • Bioniz – $500,000 – drug development targeting autoimmune diseases
  • BioPhotas – $650,000 – develops and sells light energy medical devices for addressing dermatological and musculoskeletal conditions
  • Capton – $420,000 – electronic tracking of beverages in the hospitality industry
  • Cirro Inc. – $1.27 million – Big data integration platform
  • Harbor MedTech Inc – $610,000 – Biologics infused with anti-microbials for use in wound healing
  • Medipacs – $500,000 – developing the first non-mechanical infusion pump using a proprietary, expandable polymer. 
  • MelRoK – $2 million – System for energy monitoring and management in commercial and industrial facilities
  • NudgeRx – $650,000 – develops web-based hospital recovery support solutions
  • OncoSec Medical – $7.75 million – develops therapies to treat solid tumors
  • PivotShare – $1 million– Platform for monetizing digital media
  • STROMA Medical Corp – $840,000 – develops laser medical device that gives patients permanent eye color change
  • Swagsy – $100,000 – Celebrity Curated Marketplace
  • Tellus Technology Inc – $200,000 – Waste-to-renewables technology
  • UltraWave Labs – $500,000 – Advanced medical ultrasound imaging device

Money raised by LaunchPad “Alumni” companies

  • Bulzi Media – $400,000 – Targeted ad network for the digital signage industry
  • Corent Technology – $1,000,000 – SaaS-enablement software platform
  • CVAC Systems – $175,000 – Adaptive conditioning systems for fitness, performance, and wellness 
  • Dallen Medical – $500,000 – Medical devices for bone fixation and repair
  • Freedom Meditech – $745,000 –  Non-invasive, ophthalmic medical devices for chronic disease detection
  • FutureDash – $75,000 – Home energy monitoring and management software technology
  • Intact Vascular – $3,000,000 – Minimally invasive peripheral vascular products
  • M2 Renewables – $2,000,000 – Domestic wastewater treatment and energy conversion system
  • Mitochon Systems – $150,000 – Web-based, free electronic health records system

Learn more about OCTANe LaunchPad here…