Investors: Pequot Capital Management.
Details: Develops treatments for refractory gout and tumor lysis syndrome.
Inimex Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Investors: Morningside Venture Investments (led), Astellas Venture Management, Advantage Life Science Fund, BC Advantage Funds, BDC Capital, British Columbia Discovery Fund, Canadian Medical Discovery Fund, Working Opportunity Fund.
Details: Develops drugs to treat bacterial diseases, viral infections and cancer, as well as novel anti-inflammatory treatments. The company has now raised more than $33M since 2004.
Details: Develops drugs to treat cancer and viral diseases. The company has now raised $65M in funding. No investor information was disclosed, although a regulatory filing lists Kelso & Co. as a significant shareholder.
Syndexa Pharmaceuticals Corp.
Investors: Individual investor Yalcin Ayalsi.
Details: Operates as a metabolic drug discovery company. Yalcin Ayalsi is founder of Hitite Microwave Corp.
Crossing Automation Inc.
Mountain View, Calif.
Investors: Tallwood Venture Capital, Intel Capital.
Details: Provides wafer automation for chip manufacturing.
Investors: Corning Innovation Ventures, Cal Tech, Alcatel Ventures, Gabriel Venture Partners, Arcturus Capital.
Details: Provides optical components. The company has raised $18M since 2000.
Investors: Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Oxford Bioscience Partners.
Details: Develops molecular memory solutions. The funding is the first call down of a $22M round. The company had previously raised about $35M.
American Biomass Corp.
Investors: .406 Ventures.
Details: Operates as a retailer of wood pellets and biomass fuels for residential heating.
Investors: Advanced Equities Investments, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Element Partners, Angeleno Group, The Westly Group, Omninet, DAG Ventures, Northgate Capital.
Details: Develops cellulosic ethanol. The funding is partially being used to help EdeniQ spin out from Altra Biofuels, which remains a shareholder of the company,
Investors: Terra Firma Capital Group, Josh Mailman Foundation and individual investors.
Details: Develops thin-film solar cells. The amount of funding is unknown, but the company says it closed an undisclosed amount and is raising $50M in first-round funding.
Sapphire Energy Inc.
Investors: Arch Venture Partners, Venrock, the Wellcome Trust.
Details: Develops renewable petrochemical products from algae. The company raised more than $1M in seed funding in June 2007.
Los Gatos, Calif.
Investors: Matrix Partners (co-led), OVP Venture Partners (co-led).
Details: Develops technology to increase the efficiency of commercial and residential solar installations. OVP Venture Partner Managing Director John Hull has joined the board.
DiVitas Networks Inc.
Mountain View, Calif.
Investors: Clearstone Venture Partners, Menlo Ventures.
Details: Develops an enterprise appliance that provides voice and data mobility. The company has now raised $32M since April 2005.
Investors: Alloy Ventures (led), U.S. Venture Partners, Palomar Ventures.
Details: Provides an instant mobile messaging service. The company had previously raised $6M.
Investors: Integral Capital Partners (led), Benchmark Capital.
Details: Operates an online test prep school.
Investors: HLM Venture Partners, Long River Ventures, Worcester Venture Fund.
Details: Provides pharmacy management and point of care decision support tools.
TelaDoc Medical Services
Investors: Trident Capital.
Details: Provides around-the-clock telephone access with trained primary care doctors who diagnose medical problems and prescribe medication.
Laser Light Engines Inc.
Investors: Braemar Energy Ventures, Harris & Harris Group.
Details: Develops digital light technologies for movie cinemas.
OnRequest Images Inc.
Investors: European Founders Fund (led), Frazier Technology Ventures, Maveron, Menlo Ventures.
Details: Provides custom imagery services for brand marketing. The company has now raised $30M since 2004.
Investors: European Founders Fund.
Details: Operates an online video advertising network. The company previously raised nearly $20M from Canaan Partners and Masthead Venture Partners.
Investors: Advanced Technology Ventures (led), Hudson Venture Partners, Blue Chip Venture Company.
Details: Provides predictive online marketing services.
Yield Software Inc.
San Mateo, Calif.
Investors: Draper Fisher Jurvetson (led), WPP WashingtonVC.
Details: Provides Internet marketing software and services.
Investors: 20/20 HealthCare Partners.
Details: Makes a remote control system that supports the treatment of coronary artery and peripheral vascular disease. The company also has an office in Israel.
San Jose, Calif.
Investors: BBT Fund, Prospect Venture Partners, Vanguard Ventures.
Details: Develops electrosurgical systems for treating vertebral compression fractures. The funding is the first call down of a $30M Series D round. The company had previously raised more than $18M.
State College, Penn.
Investors: Penn Venture Partners, Life Sciences Greenhouse of Central Pennsylvania and individual investors.
Details: Develops advanced nanoparticles for drug development research and medical diagnostics. The company previously raised $2.2M in funding in late 2005.
Investors: Johnson & Johnson Development Corp.
Details: Develops noninvasive neurologic products.
Rox Medical Inc.
San Clemente, Calif.
Investors: Essex Woodlands Health Ventures (led), Domain Associates, Prism VentureWorks, Versant Ventures.
Details: Develops medical devices to treat respiratory system diseases. The company had previously raised about $16M.
Investors: CMEA Ventures (co-led), Psilos Group (co-led), vSpring Capital, EPIC Ventures, The Dow Chemical Company, Southern Ute Growth Fund.
Details: Develops non-invasive diabetes screening system.
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Investors: Granite Global Ventures (co-led), Time Warner (co-led), Highland Capital Partners, Polaris Venture Partners, Tudor Ventures, Columbia Capital.
Details: Develops multiplayer online role playing games. The company has now raised more than $90M, including a $30M infusion in February 2005.
Investors: Intel Capital.
Details: Provides fraud prevention solutions to online retailers.
Investors: Updata Partners (led), Windspeed Ventures.
Details: Develops network access control solutions. The company previously raised $2M in 2006. Carter Griffin, partner of Updata Partners, has joined the board.
Investors: ABS Ventures (co-le), Valhalla Partners (co-led) Inflexion Partners, Tall Oaks Capital, Village Ventures.
Details: Repairs operating environment software problems on personal computers and other computing devices. The company has raised nearly $20M since 2003.
Investors: Polaris Venture Capital, GVC.
Details: Provides software for raising and collecting money online.
Investors: SunAmerica Ventures (led), Sigma Partners, Altos Ventures.
Details: Provides online content management software. Troy Fukumoto, managing director from new investor SunAmerica Ventures, has joined the board.
Investors: Hub Angel Investment Group.
Details: Develops personal debt management software and services.
IP Commerce Inc.
Investors: Venrock (led), Total Technology Ventures, Meritage Funds, Appian Ventures, Iron Gate Capital.
Details: Develops commerce software. The company has now raised more than $34M since early 2006.
Investors: ArrowPath Venture Partners, Velocity Interactive Group.
Details: Develops on-demand software. The company has raised more than $13M since 2006.
Investors: Pequot Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners and individual investor Michael Dearing.
Details: Develops software tools, including a brain fitness game, for improving brain health and performance.
Menlo Park, Calif.
Investors: DAG Ventures (led), Benchmark Capital, Globespan Capital Partners, Sigma Partners.
Details: Develops management software. The company has now raised $30M since late 2004.
Investors: Union Square Ventures, First Round Capital, Sharkey Goldstein Capital and individual investors Dave Morgan, Jerry Neumann and Mike Yavonditte.
Details: Develops free software tools for iPhone developers.
Investors: Ascend Venture Group.
Details: Develops sales force software.
Rally Software Development Corp.
Investors: Mohr Davidow Ventures (led), Boulder Ventures, Mobius Venture Capital, Vista Ventures.
Details: Provides on-demand application life cycle management software. MDV Partner Bryan Stolle has joined the board.
Investors: Fluke Ventures (led), OVP Venture Partners, Outlook Ventures,
Details: Provides enterprise investigation management software.
Veoh Networks Inc.
Investors: Intel Corp, Adobe Systems, Shelter Capital, Spark Capital, Goldman Sachs, The Tornante Co., Time Warner Investments and individual investor Gordon Crawford of Capital Research Global Investors.
Details: Operates an online video sharing network. The company has now raised nearly $70M in funding. The Tornante Co. was founded by former Walt Disney Co. CEO Michael Eisner.