Quantum Immunologics Inc.
Investors: Mentor Capital.
Details: Develops cancer immunotherapies.
Investors: The Quercus Trust (led) and 21Ventures.
Details: Develops energy and resource conservation solutions.
San Mateo, Calif.
Investors: Sequoia Capital (led) and Foundation Capital.
Details: Provides smart grid management software and systems.
Investors: Quercus Trust (led) and 21Ventures.
Details: Develops solar technology for residential homes.
Investors: Riverside Partners.
Details: Provides voice solutions for workforce management of mobile workers.
Investors: Milestone Venture Partners (led) and Cross Atlantic Partners.
Details: Provides data and analytics software to the pharmaceuticals industry. Morgan Rodd, general partner at Milestone, has joined the board.
Investors: Excel Venture Management (led), HLM Venture Partners and Long River Ventures.
Details: Develops software for pharmacy management and evidence-based medicine. The company has now raised more than $15M in funding since 2006. Enrico Petrillo, managing director at Excel, has joined the board. Caleb Winder, vice president at Excel, will serve as a board observer.
Vancouver, British Columbia
Investors: Yaletown Venture Partners.
Details: Operates a collaborative online network called Partnerpedia.
Investors: Rembrandt Ventures and Freedom Financial Network.
Details: Provides an online mortgage finding service. The company had received seed funding from Charles River Ventures’ QuickStart program.
Monroe Township, N.J.
Investors: 2G Associates.
Details: Operates an online auction site.
Investors: Originate Ventures and Osage Ventures.
Details: Develops an online collaboration tool for business.
Investors: Navigation Capital Partners.
Details: Operates an interactive marketing agency.
Investors: Matrix Partners.
Details: The startup operates an online advertising company launched by the founding team of Site59.
Investors: PenderFund Capital Management (led) and Discovery Capital.
Details: The startup says it provides an online, geo-contextual advertising network. David Roberts, entrepreneur-in-residence at PenderFund, has joined the board.
Investors: HealthCap, MedVenture Associates, NGN Capital, and the Solon Foundation.
Details: Develops medical devices for treating hypothermia. The company has now raised $23.5M in funding since 2006. Johan Christenson of HealthCap has joined the board.
Oraya Therapeutics Inc.
Investors: Domain Associates (co-led), Scale Venture Partners (co-led), Essex Woodlands Health Ventures and Synergy Life Partners.
Details: Develops radiation treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration, a common cause of blindness. The company previously raised $22M in funding. Mark Brooks, a managing director with Scale, and Brian Halak, a partner with Domain Associates, have joined the board.
Palo Alto, Calif.
Investors: Brandon Capital Partners, Playford Capital and Terra Rossa Capital.
Details: Develops portable ultrasound devices. The company had previously raised $9M in funding.
Investors: Miralta Capital.
Details: The startup provides networking technology to prevent packet loss.
Cognition Therapeutics Inc.
Investors: Ogden CAP (led), M5Invest Partners, Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse, Innovation Works and individual investors.
Details: Develops treatments for Alzheimer’s and other degenerative diseases of the human brain.
Details: Develops cancer vaccines and drugs that modulate the immune system.
Profectus BioSciences Inc.
Investors: Cross Atlantic Capital Partners.
Details: Develops vaccines for chronic viral infections. The funding brings the company’s total venture capitalization to $19M.
North Andover, Mass.
Investors: North Bridge Venture Partners and Sigma Partners.
Details: Develops an open-source content management system called Drupl. The company previously raised $7M North Bridge Venture Partners, Sigma Partners and O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures.
Investors: American Capital, Mayfield Fund, NeoCarta Ventures, Panorama Capital and Walden International.
Details: Develops business infrastructure systems and software. The company previously raised about $105M in funding.
Investors: Azure Capital Partners (led) and Hummer Winblad Venture Partners.
Details: Develops online presentation software. The company has now raised more than $11M in funding since late 2007. Hummer Winblad led the company’s Series A round. In other company news, SlideRocket has named former SalesForce.com executive Chuck Dietrich as its new CEO and co-founder Mitch Grasso will assume the role of CTO.
Azure Capital Partners General Partner Ray Carey has joined the board.
Akiba Technologies Inc.
Investors: Foundation Capital and North Bridge Venture Partners.
Details: The company, operating in stealth mode, is developing a database virtualization solution. Steve Vassallo of Foundation and Michael Skok of North Bridge have joined the board.
Investors: Sevin Rosen Funds and S3 Ventures.
Details: Operates an online video management platform. The company previously raised $1.5M in funding.
Palo Alto, Calif.
Investors: Wellington Partners (led) and individual investors.
Details: Develops context-aware mobile applications.
Source: Thomson Reuters database, company websites and press release