AI for Drug Discovery, Biomarker Development and Advanced R&D Landscape Overview 2020

Vertex Ventures

Vertex Ventures

United States of America
Palo Alto

Vertex Ventures is a global network of operator-investors who manage portfolios in the U.S., China, Israel, India and Southeast Asia. The firm is a trusted partner to some of the world’s most innovative entrepreneurs, supporting them with unmatched operating experience and deep access to the capital, talent, partners and customers they need to build truly global businesses.

 

Founded
1988
Status
Private company

Vertex Ventures' Portfolio

Active.Ai has built an advanced, proprietary conversational AI platform that can be easily deployed for financial institutions, insurance companies and …

Geek+ has delivered the largest numbers of logistics robots among its peers in China. The company's customers include e-commerce platforms, …

Nucleai aims to Improve cancer diagnostics making it accurate, effective, accessible and efficient in order to treat patients better by …

PatSnap has brought together the world's most comprehensive R&D dataset in one easy to use platform to help innovation leaders …

Tulip is a provider of Industrial IoT and advanced analytics to the manufacturing workforce via its app platform.

Vertex Ventures' Competitors

4DX Ventures is an early-stage project capital firm that builds the transformative businesses with entrepreneurs leveraging technology.

500 Startups is a global venture capital firm with a network of startup programs for founders, mentors, and investors.

8VC

8VC aims to transform the technology infrastructure behind many industries.

AJS Investments

ARCH invests primarily in companies co-founded with leading scientists and entrepreneurs, concentrating on bringing to market innovations in life sciences. …

Acequia Capital is focused on advising early-stage founders and teams that have passion and conviction about the power of software …

Afore Capital backs product-centric founders at the pre-seed stage exclusively. The investment team brings 16 years of founding product experience …

The Alexa Accelerator, powered by Techstars, is looking for companies advancing voice-powered technologies and experiences.

Alexa Fund operates as a venture capital firm. The Company invests in voice technology companies including text to speech, language …

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc., Landlord of Choice to the Life Science Industry, is the largest owner and pre-eminent

Alexandria Venture Investments is a venture capital firm that develops the work in real estate technology, and healthcare sectors.

Allen & Company is a family owned investment and advisory firm based in New York. The firm advises on M&A …

Alumni Ventures Group provides high-quality, diversified venture portfolios to individual investors who previously haven't had access to VC.

Amgen Ventures is a venture capital investment arm of Amgen Inc. specializing in investments in early and later stage companies. …

Andreessen Horowitz is a stage-agnostic venture capital firm with assets under management across multiple funds.

Arboretum Ventures is a Michigan-based venture capital firm investing in medical technology and healthcare companies.

Astia Angels is a global network of both female and male angel investors that invest in high growth companies.

Atinum Investment is a principal investment firm.

BCF Ventures is a Canadian Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) Fund investing at the seed/seed+ stage of technology-based startups mostly in …

BDC Venture Capital works as a strategic partner that enables, encourages, and unlocks the underlying market potential of Canadian VC.

Big Red Ventures is a venture capital arm of S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management specializing in investments in early …

Baillie Gifford is an independently owned investment management firm. It is owned and run by 39 of its senior executives …

Balderton Capital is a venture capital firm focused exclusively on backing European-founded startups.

Big Pi Ventures is a seed-stage technology fund bringing deep connections with the local talent pool and access to prominent …

Black Diamond Ventures considers a myriad of prospective opportunities, investing in companies developing transformative technologies.

BlackRock's business is investing on behalf of our clients, from large institutions to parents and grandparents, doctors and teachers who …

Bpifrance provides financial solutions for companies that are booting up the listing on the stock exchange and credit equity.

Brightspark Ventures finds exceptional startups, and work closely with these companies as they grow to achieve stellar returns.

Bristol-Myers Squibb engages in the discovery, development, licensing, manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of pharmaceuticals.

Based in Montreal, CTI Life Sciences Fund L.P. is a limited partnership formed in 2006. The Fund make venture capital …

Our mandate is to invest in the best interests of Canada Pension Plan contributors and beneficiaries and to maximize investment …

A pre-seed firm obsessively pursuing the near frontier – where software, hardware, & wetware intersect.

The Capital One Growth Ventures approach to investing centers on partnership. Our work is not just about providing a source …

Carrick Capital Partners is the first stop for entrepreneurs and business owners who are seeking unmatched expertise to help their …

Casdin Capital is a fundamental research investment firm focused on the life sciences and healthcare industry. It manages a long-short …

Investing at the forefront of Automation, Robotics, AI, and IoT

Cathay Innovation is an international early growth venture capital firm that partners with entrepreneurs by bridging USA, Europe and China.

Celgene discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapies to treat cancer and immune-inflammatory-related diseases.

Cigna Ventures is the corporate venture arm of Cigna, that accelerate growth of start ups in health care industry.

A New York based biotech investment company.

Cota Capital is an SEC-registered multi-stage investment firm focused on private and public enterprise technology companies. Cota has invested in …

Creative Destruction Lab is a seed-stage program for massively scalable, science- and technology-based ventures.

DHVC is a venture capital firm based in Palo Alto, California. We invest in Enterprise, Consumer, FinTech, and Healthcare sectors. …

DHVC is a venture capital fund that invests primarily in early stage and growth stage companies with disruptive technologies or …

Declaration Partners is an investment management organization that focuses primarily on making direct investments.

Dolby Family Ventures is an early stage venture firm focused on building great technology companies. They partner with best-in-class innovators …

Dynamic Capital was founded by industry veterans that want to improve the entire lending experience for small business owners. The …

Venture and growth equity fund focused entirely on Life Sciences Industrials - tools, technologies and services fundamental to biopharma.

EASME is the European Union executive agency for SMEs in charge of Enterprise Europe Network, COSME, and other programs.

Investing since 1991, EDBI is a Singapore-based global investor in select high growth technology sectors ranging from Information & Communication …

Echo Health Ventures invests in, builds and grows tomorrowâ_x0080__x0099_s great health care companies.

Entrepreneur First is a company builder that invests in individuals “pre-team, pre-idea” to help create new technology startups. Entrepreneur First …

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development was established in 1991 when communism was crumbling in central and eastern Europe …

This programme is a European Joint Programme dedicated to stimulating R&D performing SMEs.

F-Prime Capital is a venture capital firm investing in healthcare and technology.

Fairhaven Capital Partners (previously TD Capital) is a Cambridge, Massachusetts based venture capital firm investing in early stage, high potential …

First Round is a venture capital firm that specializes in providing seed-stage funding to technology companies.

First Star partners with entrepreneurs solving real-world problems using data and machine learning, focusing on applications of frontier technologies such …

Flagship Pioneering conceives, creates, resources, and grows first-in-category ventures to transform human health and sustainability.

Foresite Capital provides catalytic capital to transformative healthcare companies at all stages.

Australian Government Future Fund is a sovereign wealth fund of the Commonwealth of Australia. The firm invests a part of …

GM&C Life Sciences Fund is a provider of venture capital funds to entrepreneurs operating in the life sciences area.

GO CAPITAL is a private equity fund based in France.

GV

GV provides seed, venture, and growth stage funding to technology companies.

General Atlantic is a global growth equity firm providing capital and strategic support for growth companies. Established in 1980, General …

General Catalyst is a venture capital firm that provides early-stage and growth equity investments.

Geodesic Capital is a venture capital firm that provides mid- and later-stage investments to firms in the consumer technology industry. …

Gi Global Health Fund LP

Golden Ventures is a seed-stage venture capital fund that support founders.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. provides investment banking, securities, and investment management services, as well as financial services to corporations, …

Gradient Ventures is Google’s AI-focused venture fund investing in and connecting early-stage startups with Google’s resources, innovation, and technical leadership …

GA is a comprehensive platform focused on fund, direct, and secondary investments solely within the venture capital asset class.

Groupe Roski is a private investment company that has been involved in venture capital since 2013 with companies that improve …

HIGHLINEvc is a Canadian pre-seed venture capital firm that invests in early-stage technology companies.

HOF Capital partners with ambitious entrepreneurs from idea to IPO, helping them build the next generation of leading technology companies.

Heritage Provider Network (HPN) is a limited Knox-Keene licensed organization.

Hewlett Packard Pathfinder provides expansion stage capital and exceptional support to the best enterprise technology start-ups focused on Cloud, Data …

Hike Ventures is a venture capital firm that invests in artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Horizons Ventures focuses on investing in disruptive and technology-focused start-ups. The firm was founded in 1999 and is based in …

Idinvest Partners is a pan-European private equity manager focused on the low and middle market segments.

Innospark Ventures is a new breed of early-stage venture capital firm, investing in impact-driven AI startups in Boston/New England.

Inovia Capital is a full-stack venture firm backing passionate tech founders with global ambitions.

KTB Network is an investment company specialized in offering creative and accelerated growth of companies.

KdT Ventures help founders and their companies re-architect the world at a molecular level.

Khosla Ventures is a venture capital firm that focuses on environmentally friendly tech, internet, computing, mobile, and silicon tech.

Kima Ventures is one of the world's most active early-stage investors, investing in 2 to 3 startups per week all …

LVL1 Group is a private investment management firm, operating across different asset classes and geographies. We were founded with entrepreneurial …

Labcorp specializes in providing physicians with laboratory tests. They develop new tests that provide enhanced accuracy and additional clinical information. …

Lakestar is a venture capital firm investing in technology companies led by exceptional entrepreneurs. Early investments included Skype, Spotify, Facebook, …

Lightspeed Venture Partners is a venture capital firm that engages in consumer, enterprise, technology, and cleantech markets. It focuses on …

Lim Teck Lee is a wholesaler, importer and exporter of basic industrial raw materials.

Lucas Venture Group is a second generation venture capital firm focused on investments of $500,000-$5,000,000 Our focus spans robotics, networking, …

Lundbeck is a pharmaceutical company that develops products to treat people with psychiatric and neurological disorders.

M12

M12 is the venture capital arm of Microsoft, currently investing in technology companies (Series A and beyond) in North America …

delta v is MIT’s premier venture accelerator, that prepares entrepreneurs to hit escape velocity and launch into the real world.

Madrona Venture Group is a venture capital firm that invests in early-stage technology companies.

Marathon Venture Capital is an early-stage venture capital fund on a mission to help the most ambitious Greek founders build …

Venture Capital investor focused on Fintech & Healthcare

MassChallenge is a global non-profit startup accelerator and competition with a focus on high-impact, early-stage entrepreneurs.

Matrix Capital Management is an employee-owned hedge fund sponsor focused on public equity markets.

Matrix Partners is a venture capital firm that focuses on seed and early-stage investments.

Maverick Ventures is a registered investment advisor managing private investment funds for qualified investors. The company focused on an agile …

Mayo Clinic is for the benefit of patients worldwide while generating revenue to support clinical practic.

Merck Global Health Innovation Fund (Merck GHI) is evolving corporate healthcare venture capital globally by utilizing their healthcare

Mitsui & Co., is a general trading and investment company with interests in Iron and Steel products.

TT Venture Capital (NTTVC) is a stage agnostic venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley. NTT Venture Capital supports entrepreneurs …

National Institutes of Health is a biomedical research facility in the United States that focuses on biomedical and health-related research.

America’s Seed Fund at the National Science Foundation awards nearly $200 million annually to startups and small businesses.

New Enterprise Associates is a global venture capital firm investing in technology and healthcare.

New York State is a diverse agency in state government that works to make New York a more welcoming, equitable, …

New York is a state in the Northeastern United States and is the 27th-most extensive, fourth-most populous, and seventh-most densely.

Nikon Corporation is engaged in the manufacture and sale of optics and imaging instruments.

Normandie Participations is a venture capital fund that co-invests in companies based in Normandy. It invests through equity and quasi-equity …

Northleaf Capital Partners is private equity firm that manages pension plans, endowments, foundations, financial institutions accounts.

Panache Ventures is a venture capital firm specializing in seed stage startup investments.

Paxion Capital Partners is a privately-held investment management firm that offers investment management services.

Pentech Ventures is a venture capital fund focused on finding category defining software companies. Their passion is helping founders develop …

Perceptive Advisors is a privately owned hedge fund sponsor that finances the public equity markets across the globe.

Pillar backs innovative companies in the Boston area, typically at time of formation. The company is open to high-potential ventures …

Qualgro VC invests in B2B technology startups in Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The fund invests primarily at Series …

Radical Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm investing in entrepreneurs applying deep technology to transform massive industries. With a …

We help startups get from prototype to ramen profitable

Real is an early-stage venture capital firm that backs entrepreneurs and builds the ecosystems in which they thrive.

Redalpine provides venture capital to highly scalable European start-ups. The firm's mission is to help talented entrepreneurs turn an ambitious …

Seed fund led by Zal Bilimoria of a16z and co-founded by David Lee of SV Angel.

Rho Canada Ventures is a division of Rho Capital Partners focusing on early-stage investing in Canada’s most innovative technology companies. …

Riva Capital provides independent hedge fund advisory services to investors seeking long-term, truly unbiased, sophisticated services. Reva Capital offers a …

Roche is a pharmaceutical and diagnostics company that focused on improving people’s lives. Roche is the owner of F. Hoffmann-La …

SGInnovate helps entrepreneurial scientists build Deep Tech startups.

SV Angel is an angel firm that helps startups with business development, financing, M&A, and other strategic advice.

Sanofi is engaged in the research, development, manufacturing, and marketing of innovative therapeutic solutions.

Sapphire Ventures is a leading venture capital firm that partners with visionary teams and venture funds to build companies of …

Sequoia is a VC firm focused on energy, financial, enterprise, healthcare, internet, and mobile startups.

Sequoia Capital China is a VC firm focused on seed stage, mid stage, late stage, and growth investments in the …

Serena invests in bold ventures and provides them with an unrivaled level of expertise and operational resources. In ten years, …

Serena Capital caters to technology companies with seed, early, and later stage venture investments. The firm is focused on innovation …

ServiceNow provides cloud-based solutions that define, structure, manage, and automate services for enterprise operations in North America, Europe, the Middle …

Best-in-class investments mainly in the U.S. medical devices technology, as well as biotech, and mobile healthcare sectors through early sta

Silver Lake Waterman provides growth capital to late-stage growth companies in the technology-enabled industries. It manages approximately $75 billion in …

A Boston-based investment group that provides funding to early-stage life science and healthcare companies.

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Technology administers the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program and the Small …

StartX is an educational non-profit that helps Stanford's top entrepreneurs.

Stripes is a growth equity firm that invests in software and branded consumer businesses to fuel the next generation of …

Synetro Group is a private investment and strategic advisory firm focused primarily on b-to-b software and business services companies.

T. Rowe Price is an investment management firm dedicated to funding technology startups. The company serves individuals, financial intermediaries, and …

TechU invests in platform technologies that harness complex science and engineering breakthroughs for enduring global impact.

TIS, a member of the TIS INTEC Group, provides IT solution services, including system integration.

Tavistock Group is an international private investment organization.

Team Builder Ventures is a venture capital fund that helps founders build teams.

Techstars is a global platform that provides investment and innovation.

Temasek is an investment company with a focus on delivering sustainable returns over the long term. Incorporated in 1974, Temasek …

The Family nurtures Entrepreneurs through Education, Unfair Advantages & Capital.

Third Kind Venture Capital is a venture capital fund focused on early-stage investments.

Third Rock Ventures invests in transformational life science companies that show high growth potential

TiE Angels was launched in July 2010. It is an angel investment group formed by Charter Members of TiE Silicon …

UCB Pharma is a biopharmaceutical and specialty chemical company.

A partner in healthcare, striving to deliver high-value, high-quality therapies and solutions that measurably improve individualsâ_x0080__x0099_ lives.

Varian, Inc. is a leading worldwide supplier of scientific instruments and vacuum technologies for life science and industrial applications.

Walden Riverwood Ventures is a venture capital fiirm specializing in early stage investments. It seeks to invest globally in core …

Wavemaker invests in entrepreneurs creating value by leveraging technology to deliver high-impact automation, analytics, and intelligence. It is looking to …

Western Technology Investment is a venture capital firm that specializes in offering acquisition financing to revenue generating firms.

Woodford Investment Management is a privately owned investment firm manages equity mutual funds.

WorldQuant Ventures LLC is a leading early stage investment firm.

ZhenFund invests in TMT, healthcare, and education among other sectors.

iGan Partners is the leading Canadian seed stage VC in the Digital Health and Enterprise Software industry.

Portfolio of Vertex Ventures' Competitors

Flatiron Health is a healthcare technology company that aims to improve lives by learning from the experience of every cancer …

BioSymetrics is a biomedical AI (artificial intelligence) company that has pioneered proprietary Machine Learning to optimize innovation in biopharma, precision …

Beijing Deep Intelligent Pharma Technology Co., Ltd. operates an artificial intelligence (AI) technology and blockchain technology driven platform, which enables …

Ardigen is a life science computational partner in the era of Artificial Intelligence. We provide comprehensive technology and custom services …

OmicX created OMICtools® harnessing the exponentially growing collective intelligence in bioinformatics to exploit biological big data.

At Data4Cure we believe it is time to move from individual genomic variants to a comprehensive systems view of health …

Saama is the number one AI-powered clinical analytics cloud platform company delivering actionable business insights for life sciences.

Bioz is the world's first and most advanced AI search engine for life science experimentation, empowering scientists in biopharma and …

Vyasa Analytics provides services and solutions related to novel deep learning approaches in the life sciences and healthcare sectors. Synapse …

Founded by Flagship Pioneering, Cellarity is the first company developing medicines through an understanding of cell behaviors. The company’s broad …

DEXSTR is an innovative software company founded by bioinformatics experts experienced working in major pharmaceutical groups. In the course of …

PharmCADD is a company designed to accelerate drug discovery meanwhile performing a design without building nor maintaining the infrastructure associated …

Paradigm4’s Agile Science™ Platform, REVEAL™, transforms the way we integrate, share, and gain insights from multi-dimensional scientific data. Streamline hypothesis …

Powered by its artificial intelligence software platform, nferX, nference's mission is to synthesize the exponentially growing biomedical knowledge. nferX uses …

We are an Oxford, UK-based company with a unique and powerful computer-based drug discovery platform and a specialised approach to …

At INNOPLEXUS we are helping organisations move to continuous decision-making by generating broader, deeper and faster insights from structured and …

Secure, explainable AI SaaS company whose phenotype mapping and analysis platform is used by pharma, pharma services, and biotech companies.

We solve healthcare’s matching problem. We provide technology, services, and solutions that precisely match health interventions to individuals, helping our …

CytoReason turns human clinical data into clear biology, to deliver data-driven target discovery and drug development. CytoReason’s access to unmatched …

BenchSci, our mission is to exponentially increase the speed and quality of life-saving research. We do so by empowering scientists …

Data2Discovery is the global leader in applying knowledge graphs, AI & data science to drug discovery. With decades of experience …

Percaya is a Bahasa Indonesian word meaning “believe” or “trust,” while AI refers to our “Augmented Intelligence” software products. Thus …

Quertle has developed unique AI solutions with predictive visual analytics to address the difficulties in discovering and understanding biomedical text …

Aetion is a health care technology company that delivers real-world evidence for life sciences, payers, providers, and regulatory agencies. The …

Causaly is teaching computers to read all knowledge in Biomedicine

At Elucidata, we build algorithms and softwares to process, analyze and visualize large -omics data across metabolomics, genomics etc

Researchably's state-of-the-art AI platform helps the world make sense of biomedical research. Keeping up with the latest biomedical research is …

BERG LLC is a provider of pharmaceutical and biotechnology products to the medical community.

A constellation of technologies now allows us to construct, perturb, and observe biological model systems in the laboratory, allowing the …

We are developing a cloud-based analytics engine for pharmaceutical scientists to analyze their data in relation to public biomedical databases …

Phenomic AI is accelerating drug discovery with AI. Our founding team consists of PhDs who pioneered the application of deep …

BenevolentAI uses artificial intelligence to mine and analyse biomedical information, from clinical trails data to academic papers. Benevolent AI can …

At Entropica Labs we use the complexity of quantum mechanics to fight complex diseases. We are building a platform to …

Olaris is a biotechnology company that specializes in producing personalized Biomarkers of Response. It aims to change how diseases are …

The Definitive Dataset for Real World Data and Leader in AI Solutions for Precision Oncology.

Prognica is building smart screening solution for early detection of breast cancer using artificial intelligence and machine learning.

RNA Splicing Analytics + Artificial Intelligence for Drug Discovery. Our mission is to reduce the complexity of biomedical data to …

Anima Biotech is advancing Translation Control Therapeutics, the first and only platform for the discovery of small molecule drugs that …

Genialis tackles diseases of unmet need with in silico precision medicine, blending compbio & AI for translational & clinical discovery.

At Systems Oncology, we believe that innovating cancer drug discovery requires the exponential power of AI to uncover deeper mechanistic …

Arctoris is the world’s first robotic laboratory for cancer research, specialising in the total automation of fundamental and applied cellular …

Inato automates data structuring and analysis, cross checks data sources, and provides insights on this data.With a unique tool for …

Spun out of the Mila - Quebec's Artificial Intelligence Institute, InVivo AI is developing novel algorithms for data-efficient deep learning, …

HelixAI builds voice-powered digital assistants for scientific laboratories. A HelixAI digital assistant responds to natural language queries with real-time auditory …

ReviveMed is a precision-medicine platform that leverages the data from small molecules or metabolites.

Cloud Pharmaceuticals delivers novel molecular designs of ligands to your druggable targets using our Quantum Molecular Design process deployed on …

At Meta, they work on landmark AI challenges that have the power to transform how scientific knowledge is experienced and …

SOPHiA GENETICS is a biotechnology firm that aims to support healthcare professionals by maximizing the power of data-driven medicine.

Arbor Biotechnologies is an early stage life sciences company pushing the boundaries of biodiscovery. Arbor’s platform employs a diverse set …

AcuraStem harnesses human, patient-specific in vitro cell models and assays to develop cures and improve diagnoses in disorders of the …

Euretos provides AI driven research support as well as direct access to the Euretos AI Platform to enable in silico …

Haystack declares that synthesized some of the most diverse and drug-like chemical libraries on earth. Haystack utilizes the nDexer™ platform …

Intelligencia.ai uses Artificial Intelligence to de-risk drug development. Our platform focuses on estimating the risk of clinical trials, and interpreting …

BLI is enabling cell by cell selection & manipulation to empower development, antibody discovery and engineering for personalized therapies.

Pharmacelera is a company that applies accurate Quantum-Mechanics (QM) algorithms, Machine Learning (ML) and High-Performance Computing (HPC) to mine an …

Virvio is a pre-clinical biotherapeutic discovery company and world leader in computationally designed protein scaffolds called 'mini-binders'​. Our platform generates …