Every Thursday we send out a curated newsletter on “all things femtech and women’s health innovation”. This is the latest edition. If you’re interested in subscribing, you can do so at the bottom of this page.

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Highlights

Kimberly-Clarkacquires a majority stake in Thinx.

Ro acquires sperm analysis and storage company Dadi.

Swing Therapeuticskicks off the third study for its Fibromyalgia digital therapeutic.

Fertility expert Dr. Aimee Eyvazzdeh teams up with genomics company Phosphorus to launch GeneCompass, a new holistic genetic test.

Ovia Healthcollaborates with the National Birth Equity Collaborative to launch a new birth equity hub.

Contraline wins “Best Innovation” for ADAM, its male contraceptive, at Reproductive Health Innovation Summit.

Vibio receives The Vegan Society’s Vegan Trademark for its full line of sexual wellness products.

Women’s health pharma company ObsEvasells regional rights to its uterine fibroid drug Linzagolix to Theramex.

Femtech Investment Round-up: February 2022


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In the Know

Femtech Trendwatch: Male Contraceptices, Black Maternal Health & Femtech Investment Round-up February 2022 (Femtech Insider)

“Workplaces Need to Support Women Like Me Who Go Through IVF at Work” (Grazia)

Female Disruptors: Priyanka Jain and Laine Bruzek of Evvy on the Three Things You Need to Shake Up Your Industry (Femtech Insider)

For Black parents with postpartum depression, help can be difficult to find. (Washington Post)

Why sexual identities have shifted during the pandemic (BBC)

Why contraception isn’t a women’s health issue (GQ Magazine)

Abortion Pills Now Account for More Than Half of U.S. Abortions (New York Times)

Patients love telehealth – physicians aren’t sure (McKinsey)

The big business of egg freezing (The Hustle)

‘It took me six years of IVF and two miscarriages to realise fertility support in the UK is broken’ (Independent)

Addressing the state of behavioral health in New York City (McKinsey)


Who’s Hiring? 

Daye is looking for a Frontend Developer.

Emme is hiring a Security Engineer.

Every Mother is looking for a Director of Growth.

Kheiron is hiring a Medical Director.

Visit the Femtech Insider Job Board to see more roles or to add your own! 

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