StartUp Health Insights: Digital Health Funding Rankings Q1 2017

  • At $2.5 billion, Q1 2017 was the biggest first quarter recorded since 2010 due to a record breaking Series B funding round. This was largely responsible for turning what would have otherwise been a modest quarter into a record breaker.
  • GRAIL’s $914 million Series B was the largest digital health deal on record.The investment demonstrates the inevitable growing trend of ‘digital’ cross-pollinating with all sectors of health and healthcare.
  • With 25 deals recorded in Q1 2017, this was a breakout quarter for the population health sector.
  • Are Series A’s becoming the new seed? With Series A rounds becoming more robust, seed stage funding is falling as a percentage of total investment.
  • After a remarkable first quarter, Los Angeles is quickly becoming one of the nation’s top digital health hubs.

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StartUp Health co-founder, on a mission to transform global health

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