Fertility

Berlin-based Fertility Benefits Platform Apryl Raises €4.1M to Invest in Growth

Apryl, a Berlin-based fertility and family planning benefits platform has raised €4.1M led by Breega to invest in growth. Other participants in the round include Atlantic Labs, Crista Galli Ventures, Myelin VC, Alliance For Impact Ventures (a Ventech fund) and Westtech Ventures. The company was founded in 2019 by Jenny Saft and Tobias Kaufhold to reinvent the way companies support their employees…

Frame Fertility Launches with $2.8M in Seed Funding to Help Couples Proactively Manage Infertility Risks

Frame Fertility, a platform for early identification of fertility risk and care navigation has raised $2.8M in seed funding. The round was led by Looking Glass Capital with participation from Flare Capital Partners, Great Oaks Venture Capital, Healthworx and Brand Foundry Ventures. Frame was founded by husband and wife team Jessica and Corey van der Wal, who started the company in collaboration…

Oura Is Launching a Study to Understand Physiological Changes during the Menstrual Cycle

Oura, the company behind the famous Oura Ring that recently celebrated the sale of its 1,000,000 ring and is values at $2.5B, is teaming us with Inception Fertility, a North American fertility services provider for a research study that observes the physiological changes that occur throughout the menstrual cycle. Oura’s smar ring combines advanced sensor technology with an easy-to-use mobile app to…

Conceive Raises $3.7M in Seed Funding to Expand Its Fertility Platform

Fertility startup Conceive has raised $3.7M in seed funding led by Kindred Ventures, with participation from Founder Collective, Great Oaks, and 40+ founders and angels. The majority female and 42% BIPOC cap table includes the founders of Natalist, Tia, Forward, Cityblock, Pillpack, Dia&Co, along with the deep expertise from Inception Fertility, Alife, Spring Fertility, and Overture. Conceive is an outcomes-based health platform designed…

Fertility Company Kindbody Expands to Denver

Just a couple of weeks ago Kindbody became femtech’s latest unicorn following the acquisition of Vios, a network of fertility clinics. The acquisition doubled Kindbody’s footprint in the U.S. to 26 clinics and today follows number 27 as Kindbody is announcing the opening of its newest fertility clinic and IVF lab in Denver, CO. The opening of this brick-and-mortar location follows the…

Berlin-based LEVY Health Raises €2.5 for Its CE-Compliant Infertility Diagnostics Platform

LEVY Health, the company developing a CE-compliant software that helps women “decode their fertility”, has now raised €2.5M led by Atlantic Labs with participation from Calm/Storm Ventures as well as several notable angel investors including Ava Founder Lea von Bidder and Oviavo’s Jenny Saft. LEVY’s platform offers precision infertility diagnostics based on a woman’s personal medical history and results from blood tests,…

12 Additional Fertility Clinics Adopt TMRW’s Specimen Management Solution

TMRW Life Sciences is the creator of an automated specimen management platform for frozen eggs and embryos used for in vitro fertilization (IVF). Just months after TMRW’s commercial launch last year, the company has now announced that 12 additional clinics across the United States are adopting its technology. TMRW’s automated platform replaces outdated tools by integrating state-of-the-art digital tracking, robotics, and 24/7 monitoring, removing…

Alife Raises a $22M Series A to Modernize and Personalize Fertility Care with AI

Alife Health, a fertility technology company building artificial intelligence tools to advance IVF has raised $22M in Series A funding co-led by existing investor Lux Capital, Union Square Ventures and Maveron. Alife’s mission is to enhance IVF clinical decision making with personalized, data-driven patient insights, ultimately helping clinicians maximize each patient’s chances of success while lowering costs and barriers to access. Today,…