Fertility

Virtual Fertility Clinic Apricity Raises €17M in Series B Funding to Support International Expansion

Apricity, the UK’s leading virtual fertility clinic has raised €17M in Series B funding to support the companies expansion in Europe. The round was led by MTIP, a Swiss healthtech fund with participation from Spain-based consumer fund Iris Ventures. Apricity launched in 2018 in the UK and was originally incubated by Kamet Ventures. The company advocates for a new approach to reproductive…

Alife Launches New AI Platform to Optimize IVF

A first-of-its-kind software platform, Alife Assist™ utilizes data-driven insights and AI to optimize and support clinical decision-making during ovarian stimulation, embryo grading, and overall operations SAN FRANCISCO, October 24, 2022 – Alife Health announced the launch of its Alife Assist™ platform today. This new suite of products aims to help fertility clinics utilize and leverage data-driven insights and artificial intelligence (AI) to…

CCRM Fertility Identifies Gene Variants that Can Help Predict Future Onset of Premature Diminished Ovarian Reserve

Global pioneer in fertility science, research and treatment’s breakthrough study nominated for Prize Paper at the 78th Annual ASRM Scientific Congress & Expo ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In a breakthrough clinical study, CCRM Fertility has identified a subset of gene variants in individuals that can help predict the future onset of premature diminished ovarian reserve (DOR). The predictive DOR risk model developed by CCRM Fertility allows…

Univfy and LightStream Launch Program to Make Having a Baby More Attainable for the Growing Number of People Who Rely on Fertility Care to Have a Family

New fertility financing option combined with an artificial intelligence-enabled platform and IVF-expert concierge counseling empowers patients with lower and more predictable IVF costs and improved rates of pregnancy and birth. LOS ALTOS, Calif., Oct. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Univfy®, an AI platform company whose mission is to make in vitro fertilization (IVF) accessible, announced today a new financing program that marries Univfy’s artificial intelligence with…

ART: Japanese Fertility Startup Dioseve Raises $3M to Re-engineer Oocyte Development

Dioseve, a Tokyo-based biotech startup working in the ART (assisted reproductive technology) space has raised around $3M (400M JPY) to re-engineer oocyte development. The round was led by ANRI with participation from Coral Capital. The company’s technology, DIO (Directly Induced Oocyte), is capable of producing a larger yield of fertilizable egg cells at minimal cost in a fraction of the time. Dioseve’s…

IVF Specimen Management: CCRM Fertility and TMRW Life Sciences Expand Their Partnership

CCRM Fertility, a global pioneer in fertility treatment, research and science, announced today it will expand its partnership with TMRW Life Sciences from its initial launch clinic in Colorado to all its in vitro fertilization (IVF) laboratories across North America. By bringing digital tracking, automation and 24/7 remote monitoring to a system that has long relied on manual, in-person work by embryologists, TMRW’s technology will enable CCRM…

Natural Cycles Partners with ŌURA on Body Temperature-based Fertility Tracking & Birth Control

ŌURA, the company behind the smart ring that delivers personalized health data, insights, and daily guidance, and Natural Cycles, the FDA-cleared birth control app have are teaming up: Starting today Natural Cycles users will now be able to sync temperature trend data straight from the Oura Ring, allowing them to track their temperature trends automatically while they sleep rather than manually taking…

Kindbody Acquires Gestational Surrogacy Agency ARR to Further Expand Its Continuum of Care

Kindbody, a leading fertility clinic network and family-building benefits provider for employers offering comprehensive virtual and in-person care, announced today the acquisition of Chicago-based Alternative Reproductive Resources (ARR), a leading gestational surrogacy agency. The acquisition will bring gestational surrogacy in-house, delivering a seamless continuum of patient care. The ARR team will join Kindbody as part of its expanded KindEOS division, the company’s in-house…