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

Founders Factory

Founders Factory

Founders Factory is a global corporate-backed venture studio and accelerator.

 

Founded
2015
Status
Private company

Founders Factory's Portfolio

DRONAMICS develops unmanned aerial systems for shipping commercial and special cargo applications.

Use Natural Language Processing to review massive collections of research papers or patents: find the right documents, extract all their …

We accelerate protein lead optimisation and discovery through AI. The science behind sequence-structure-function relationships in proteins is not fully understood. …

Founders Factory's Competitors

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

7BC Venture Capital is a venture fund focused on powering the digital economy through AI, FinTech, and software technologies.

8VC

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

Agoranov is a public Science & Tech incubator that provides mentorship, office space, funding, and consultancy services to startups. The …

ALS Investment Fund is a venture capital firm specializing in investments in early stage biotech companies that develop drugs and …

AME Cloud Ventures focuses on seed to later stage companies building infrastructure and value chains around data. It specializes in …

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

Abstract Ventures is a sector agnostic venture investor in pre-seed, seed, and Series A startup companies. It serves as pavers …

Advent Life Sciences is one of Europe’s leading venture teams investing in life sciences businesses.

A biotech venture capital firm.

Alexandria Venture Investments is a strategic venture capital arm of Alexandria Real Estate Equities.

Alphabet Inc. provides online advertising services in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, Canada, and Latin …

Alta Partners is a venture capital firm investing in the healthcare and life sciences sector.

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

ARTIS Ventures (AV) partners with entrepreneurs who are driven to impact the world by reshaping and reinventing industries. The team …

AMV is a venture capital firm investing in early-stage digital health, tech, and life sciences companies. The firm has provided …

Atinum Investment is a principal investment firm.

Atlas Venture creates and invests in biotech startup companies with seed and early stage venture investments.

B Capital Group backs brash entrepreneurs building technology companies. With offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Singapore, B Capital …

BV is an independent venture fund established by Baidu in 2017. BV's investors include Baidu as well as other leading …

Basis Set Ventures is a venture capital firm specializing in early stage ventures. The firm invests in companies that are …

Biotechnology Value Fund, L.P. is an evergreen fund specializing in early stage financing. It focuses on undervalued investment

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

CLI Ventures is a global venture capital and private equity investment firm committed to helping exceptional entrepreneurs build the next …

CRG is a market pioneer and innovator in healthcare investing that focuses on intellectual property investments in biopharmaceutical assets.

Caffeinated Capital is a San Francisco based venture capital firm founded by Raymond Tonsing.

Canaan is an early-stage venture capital firm that invests in visionaries with transformative ideas.

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

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

Chiesi Pharmaceuticals provides research, development, production, and marketing of medicines for respiratory, neonatology, rare diseases.

It is the first flagship healthcare private equity fund of China Life. As the major investment platform of healthcare investments …

Citrix Startup Accelerator offers seed funding for passionate entrepreneurs who have great ideas for the development of new technologies and …

Citrix aims to power a world where people, organizations and things are securely connected and accessible to make the extraordinary …

City Hill Ventures, LLC is a health care focused investment firm based in San Diego, California, one of the leading …

Civilization Ventures invests in visionary founders that are leading the future of health tech and biology-driven innovation. We aim to …

Colt Ventures proving a broad range of investment activities and has the flexibility to invest in a wide variety of …

Cormorant Asset Management is an employee-owned hedge fund sponsor that provides its services to pooled investment vehicles.

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.

Crowdcube is an equity crowdfunding platform for entrepreneurs of start-ups and growing businesses.

D. E. Shaw Research is engaged in scientific research and technological development in the field of computational biochemistry.

DFJ

DFJ is a VC firm that focuses on seed, venture and growth stage investments in enterprise, consumer, and disruptive technologies.

DFJ Growth invests in growth stage technology companies that are scaling rapidly and poised for market leadership. Based in Silicon …

DSC Investments invests in early stage and growth companies in the field of corporate identify and focus, IT, software, biotechnology,

First backers of entrepreneurs at the frontier of technology innovation

Data Collective invests in entrepreneurs building big data, deep compute, and IT infrastructure companies.

Early stage investor, co-investments in North America & Europe. We write small cheques and help with making companies investable for …

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

Draper Associates is an early-stage venture capital firm that invests in industry-transforming companies.

Drive Capital invests in innovative technology, healthcare, and consumer companies in the Midwest. The firm is looking for innovative entrepreneurs …

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 …

Public company that plays an active role in the funding of viable and innovative technology projects in Spain

Epic Canadian Healthcare is a long-term fund focused on unique private Canadian healthcare companies generally unavailable

EcoR1 Capital is a biotech-focused investment advisory firm.

Elaia is an independent venture capital firm, focused on the digital economy and deep tech. With over €350m under management, …

Evotec is a drug discovery alliance company providing drug discovery solutions to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

By adopting revolutionary mechanisms, FREES FUND is devoted to change the long-established rules in the venture capital. By leveraging the …

Felicis is a VC firm investing in companies reinventing core markets, as well as those creating frontier technologies.

First Round invests in advertising, distribution, technology and marketing-focused seed, startup and early-stage companies. It is a company incubator that …

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 …

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

Foundation Capital is a venture capital firm dedicated to the proposition that one entrepreneur's idea, with the right support, can …

Founders Fund is a venture capital firm investing in companies building revolutionary technologies.

GV

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

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

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

Great Oaks is an early-stage venture investment firm that invests in seed and series a investments in tech-based startups.

GreenSky Capital is a venture capital and private equity firm that manages venture capital and provides financial advisory services. It …

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

Co-working Space, International Business Acceleration Services, Venture Funding

HealthInc is a health tech accelerator based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands at the AHTC.

IA Ventures is a venture capital firm that specializes in seed-stage and early-stage investments in the fintech sector. The firm …

Innovate UK holds funding competitions for businesses and research organizations in sectors, including emerging technologies.

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

ICF is a public financial institution that provide funding to catalan companies and entrepreneus.

Intel Capital invests in innovative startups targeting cloud and AI infrastructure, edge, 5G, autonomy, cybersecurity, client & gaming, enterprise applications, …

Invus recognizes that every company is unique and that extraordinary business performance cannot be achieved by following a formulaic

J. Hunt Holdings is an investment holding company that provides funds for early stage ventures. It is specialized in both …

Kakao Ventures is one of the early-stage VCs in Korea, with a focus on everything mobile and software. Kakao Ventures …

Karlin Ventures is an early-stage venture capital fund based in Los Angeles. They are value-add partners helping entrepreneurs who take …

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

LB Investment is one of the top VCs in Korea. LB invests in diverse industries ranging from Technology and Contents …

Lanza Tech Ventures is a venture capital firm specializing in investments in early-stage companies.

LifeSci Venture Partners is an early-stage investment firm that invests in early-stage life sciences and healthcare companies.

Lifeforce Capital invests in digital health companies enabling new care delivery models or more efficient therapeutic development.

Lightstone Ventures is a leading global venture capital firm.

Lilly Ventures is an Indiana-based venture capital firm that provides investment to companies in the life sciences sector.

Linear Capital (Linear Venture) was founded by Jingdong, Lynx former executives and early Facebook employees Chuan Wang Huai, attention Pan …

Mirae Asset Venture Investment invests in specialized enterprises and provides technology, funding and management consulting.

Mission and Market is a micro-venture capital firm focused on seed investments in many areas, including big data, software-powered biotech.

Monsanto Growth Ventures (MGV) is the venture capital group at Monsanto Company. Monsanto has a large footprint as a provider …

Morningside Venture Capital (“Morningside�) is one of China’s earliest early-stage venture investors.

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

Neoteny is an Internet investment firm that holds a diversified financial portfolio.

Nextech Invest is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in early, mid stage and late stage, and emerging …

Northstar is a venture capital firm with over ВЈ100m under management, investing in high-growth industries.

Novo A/S is the holding company of the Novo Group, wholly-owned by the Novo Nordisk Foundation.

Investing in entrepreneurs, inventors and scientists who aim to benefit humanity by rewriting the operating systems of life.

OUP is a venture capital fund investing in start-ups that commercialize university research.

OrbiMed is a healthcare-dedicated investment firm focusing on biopharmaceuticals to medical devices and diagnostics.

Overkill Ventures is an angel fund that provides pre-seed funding to b2b software startups and helps them to get to …

Partner Fund Management provides services to pooled investment vehicles.

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

Pfizer is a pharmaceuticals and biotechnology company.

Pfizer Venture Investments is a venture capital firm.

PivotNorth Capital is a venture capital firm in Palo Alto, California. It was founded in 2011 by Tim Connors, formerly …

Plug and Play is an innovation platform, bringing together startups and the world’s largest corporations.

Primary Venture Partners is a seed-stage venture firm focused on transformative, NYC-based startups. Managed by co-founders and General Partners Ben …

We help startups get from prototype to ramen profitable

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

Reneo Capital Management, LP provides investment advisory services. The Company conducts business operations in the United States.

Rising Tide is a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm funding entrepreneurs that help carry the founders’ visions.

Riverbank Capital Securities is a New York-based venture capital firm specialized in early and late stage venture investments.

SIG's China venture capital and private equity activities are operated through SIG Asia Investments, LLLP (SAI).

SR One is the corporate venture capital arm of GlaxoSmithKline.

Sanabil Investments is a sovereign wealth fund specializing in direct and fund of funds investments.

Schooner Capital is a private investment office located in downtown Boston. The firm has no outside limited partners and approaches …

Schrodinger develops a chemical simulation software for use in pharmaceutical and biotechnology research.

Schrödinger’s industry-leading computational platform facilitates the research efforts of biopharmaceutical and industrial companies, academic institutions, and government laboratories worldwide. Schrödinger …

SciFi VC invests in early stage companies.

Sea Lane Ventures is an angel investor that invests in software service companies.

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

Slow Ventures invests in companies central to the technology industry and those on the edges of science, society, and culture.

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

SoftBank Vision Fund is a subsidiary of Softbank Group that specializes in growth capital and social impact investments. Sectors that …

SoftBank Ventures Asia is the corporate venture capital arm of SoftBank Group that specializes in IT startup investment.

Sound Ventures is a venture capital firm that seeks to invest in the technology sector.

Start Capital is a global seed and early stage investment company. They are looking for fast-growth companies with visionary entrepreneurs …

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

Susa Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm investing primarily in seed rounds. The firm was founded in October 2013 …

Since its inception in 1987, the Susquehanna International Group of Companies (SIG)* has grown from a trading firm on the …

Tavistock Group is an international private investment organization.

Tencent is an internet service portal offering value-added internet, mobile, telecom, and online advertising services.

Terra Magnum Capital Partners is a private equity firm specialized in both direct investments and fund investments.

The North West Fund is a £155m evergreen investment fund established to provide debt and equity funding to small and …

Threshold is an early-stage venture capital firm that focuses on conviction investment strategy.

Two Sigma Ventures is an early-stage venture capital fund based in New York City investing capital and expertise in entrepreneurs …

UK Innovation & Science Seed Fund is an early-stage venture capital fund.

UL Ventures is the venture investment and acceleration arm of UL. UL is a premier global independent safety science company …

Devoted to provide complete incubation services, venture capital funds for high tech startups. In addition to this, it provides companies …

Uni-Innovate Group

Village Global is an early stage venture capital firm backed by some of the world's most successful entrepreneurs.

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

WuXi AppTec provides a broad portfolio of R&D and manufacturing services that enable companies in the pharmaceutical.

Y Combinator is a startup accelerator that invests in a wide range of startups twice a year.

Invest in early stage biotechnology companies

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

venBio is a life sciences investment firm that partners with industry leaders to build game-changing medicines and technologies.

Portfolio of Founders Factory's Competitors

Using cutting-edge immunology, bioinformatics, and machine learning methods, Evaxion Biotech is discovering and developing 'best in class’ vaccines for infectious …

OneThree Biotech is a VC backed startup working to change how new medicines are discovered using biology-driven AI. We all …

Qulab automates molecular drug design by leveraging on the power of artificial intelligence and quantum computers.

Aqemia’s ambition is to discover better and more innovative therapeutic molecules faster. Better molecules because our physics-based technology has unparalleled …

Auransa Inc. is an AI-driven pharmaceutical startup focusing on developing precise medicines for cancer, aging-related diseases and other disorders. We …

Cotinga Pharmaceuticals (COT.V) (formerly “Critical Outcome Technologies Inc.”) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing treatments for a broad range …

AccutarBio employs artificial intelligence to revolutionize drug discovery. With capabilities in side chain flexible mode ligand docking, virtual screening, and …

Acellera is a technology company focused on delivering services and solutions to companies and academic institutions on computing intensive, mission …

Optibrium provides drug discovery software solutions that bring confidence to the selection and design of high quality candidate drugs. The …

Quantitative Medicine is an early stage computational biology company based out of Revv Oakland in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The company is …

Cyclica is a biotechnology company that leverages AI and computational biophysics to decentralize drug discovery. The company approaches polypharmacology with …

XtalPi is a pharmaceutical technology company that is reinventing the industry’s approach to drug research and development with its Intelligent …

Evid Science represents a revolution in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. Leveraging cutting edge research in Artificial Intelligence and Machine …

MAbSilico is a deeptech company from French academic research labs. Founded in 2017, MAbSilico is a software editor with the …

The convergence of big data, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence has allowed twoXAR to build a drug discovery platform that …

Biopharma company specialized in research in medicinal chemistry of preclinical drug candidates.

Pepticom is using its AI proprietary technology to design novel peptide drug candidates.

Precisionlife is an A.I. solutions company innovating analytics to solve grand challenges in health, food and smart living. Our precisionLIFE …

UNP has created a unique platform that closely marries prediction with experiment. This rapid, intelligent learning loop has allowed UNP …

Innophore uses a new and unique way to identify enzymes for existing or up-coming industrial biocatalytic processes. The CatalophoreTM platform …

Mind the Byte is a bioinformatics company that develops and provides software for computational drug discovery using Big Data and …

Plex Research is the Boston area start-up that's transforming the humble search bar into a drug discovery powerhouse. Our search …

Our company, ProteinQure, will use quantum computing and artificial intelligence for the computational design of protein-based drugs. These drugs are …

Syntekabio is a leading AI-driven drug discovery company that uses machine learning and supercomputing to discover new drugs.

Standigm is an AI-driven drug discovery company. Applying its own innovative AI to the real world, Standigm currently has more …

Turbine models how cancer works on the molecular level and tests millions of potential drugs on it with artificial intelligence. …

Antibody drug discovery in 1 day

Our disruptive software technology identifies drug candidates based on the geometry of protein binding sites and their drug-target interactions, paving …

Silicon Therapeutics is an integrated physics driven drug discovery company focused on developing novel medicines for diseases with targets that …

Pharos I&BT Co., Ltd. will develop an intractable rare disease drug, based on the improvement of healthcare platforms through disease …

Micar Innovation is a drug discovery factory. The company has found a niche where it is able to create a …

Erasca creating a new generation of oncology drugs intended to not just treat, but actually cure Cancer.

ChemPass was founded to develop AI technologies and software for the design of novel small organic molecules and scaffolds. ChemPass' …

Kyndi is an artificial intelligence company building the first Explainable AI platform for critical government and commercial institutions. We transform …

Medicinal Chemistry as a Service powered by Machine Learning.

The Atomwise Advantage Using computers to discover medicines is a great idea, but execution is everything. With lives and budgets …

Structura builds software that enables fast, accurate and automated electron cryo-microscopy (cryo-EM) for drug discovery and research. We work closely …

TeselaGen has developed a powerful, cloud-based and AI-driven platform for accelerating the engineering of biological systems.

Remotely control a complete life sciences laboratory from your computer Emerald's Command Center software puts you at the helm of …

Arrakis Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company pioneering the discovery of a new class of medicines. Our goal is to interrogate …

Genfit SA, a biopharmaceutical company, engages in the research and development of drugs for the prevention and treatment of cardiometabolic …

Alphanosos discovers, with its genuine Artificial Intelligence based methodology, develops and commercializes actives and products based on patent pending mixes …

Engineering the next generation of proteins using machine learning

StoneWise is committed to establishing the world's leading intelligent drug discovery platform.

A Gilead Sciences company, Kite Pharma was the second company to achieve a CAR-T cell therapy approval by the U.S. …

Relay Therapeutics is a new breed of company at the intersection of computation and biotechnology that is committed to creating …

Bioxcel Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company pioneering the application of artificial intelligence and big data analytics integrated with drug development …

Spring Discovery is accelerating the discovery of therapies for aging. By targeting the biological processes of aging itself, we aim …

We apply our novel AI based platform to small molecule chemical design challenges to increase speed and success while reducing …

ApexQubit is a biotechnology company that is harnessing frontier technologies for discovery of new medicines and better health for humanity.

Verge Genomics uses machine learning and human genomics to accelerate drug discovery