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

Matrix Partners

Matrix Partners

United States of America
San Francisco

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

 

Founded
1977
Status
Private company

Matrix Partners' Portfolio

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Matrix Partners' Competitors

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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.

6 Dimensions Capital is a healthcare focused investment firm.

8VC

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

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. …

Accel-X Pte Ltd, is a venture capital fund that invests in early stage technology companies that are highly scalable. Led …

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

Advantage Capital is a venture capital firm specializing in growth equity, lending, and mezzanine debt capital investment in companies at …

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 strategic venture capital arm of Alexandria Real Estate Equities.

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.

Amadeus Capital Partners caters to the technology sector with seed, early, and later stage venture, and private equity investments.

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.

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

Atomico is an international investment firm that focuses on helping disruptive technology companies scale globally. It partners with technology founders …

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 …

Babel Ventures is an early stage VC fund backing driven, impact-oriented entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley.

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

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 …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation supports initiatives in education, world health and population, and community giving.

Bioeconomy Capital invests in early-stage companies with the goal of accelerating the biotechnology revolution.

Bioverge is an online venture capital firm specializing in investing in early-stage healthcare startups.

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

Bold Capital Partners is an early-stage venture capital firm investing in life sciences, healthcare, and frontier tech companies.

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

CRV

CRV is a venture capital firm that invests in early-stage investments in technology companies.

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

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

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.

Conversion Venture Capital (CVC) is focused on control and growth investments in quality mid-market businesses

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

D.A. Wallach is a recording artist and songwriter who Kanye West and Pharrell Williams discovered while he was an undergraduate …

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 …

DNA Capital is an investment partnership specializing in multi-stage investments in the healthcare sector.

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

Deep Knowledge Ventures is a Hong Kong based investment fund with teams in London, Geneva, and San Francisco. The fund …

The Dentsu Group has adopted 'Good Innovation.' as the slogan that best embodies our corporate philosophy. By 'innovation' we are …

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 …

EPIC Ventures is a premier early stage software and Internet infrastructure venture firm whose mission is to back entrepreneurs and …

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

Eight roads ventures specializes in the fields of principal investments and real estate.

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.

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

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

GeoSpock builds GeoSpock DB, the unique space-time analytics database that delivers rapid insights at a fraction of the cost.

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

Global Brain (GB) is an early stage venture capital firm based in Tokyo, expanding its investment activities in the US …

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, …

Private investment firm investing in technology and biotech companies across USA and Asia from early-stage to pre-IPO

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

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 …

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

Human Capital is a venture firm that invests in and helps build engineering teams for engineering-centric startups. With more than …

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

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.

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

Intermountain Ventures is the strategic investment arm of Intermountain Healthcare. It focuses on new ventures, strategic investing, and strategic partnerships. …

Jiantou Huawen follows the core concept of value investment, grasps the main investment line of China's consumption upgrade, adheres to …

Juvenescence Limited is a British Virgin Islands-based holding company that invests in human aging and longevity. Juvenescence has raised USD …

Kapor Capital is an investment firm that invests in early-stage tech-enabled startups.

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

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. …

Laurion Capital Management is a private hedge fund sponsor

Leaps by Bayer invests in paradigm-shifting advances in the life sciences and specializes in the fields of biotechnology, agriculture, and …

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

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

Lilly Asian Ventures makes venture capital investments in Asia for Eli Lilly and Company, a global innovation-driven pharmaceutical

They invest in mobile/Internet start-ups and sell (part of) shares of portfolio companies when they grow. The focus is on: …

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

Lux Capital is an investment firm investing in counter-conventional, early-stage science, and tech ventures.

Mutuelle d'Assurance du Corps de Santé Français (MACSF) provides insurance to health professionals.

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

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.

MedTech Innovator is the largest lifescience accelerator in the world for medical device, digital health, and diagnostic companies

Menlo Ventures provides capital for multi-stage consumer, enterprise and life sciences technology companies. Since 1976, the firm’s market-driven analysis has …

Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to finding better treatments and cure for Parkinsonâ_x0080__x0099_s disease.

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

Morgan Noble is a Washington, DC-based private investment firm founded in 1997. They focus exclusively on investing in private companies …

Mubadala Ventures is venture capital arm of Mubadala.

Mubadala is a sovereign investor managing a global portfolio, aimed at generating sustainable financial returns for its shareholder.

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

Nest.Bio Ventures takes a deep science, cross-border approach to translating breakthrough science into revolutionary companies.

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.

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

The Partnership Fund for New York City is the investment arm of the Partnership for New York City.

Pavilion Capital Partners is a growth-oriented private equity investor. It provides capital and strategic support to companies in the United …

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

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

Qiming Venture Partners is a venture capital firm investing in the TMT and healthcare industries at the early and growth …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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

Samsara Biocapital, LLC provides investment advisory services.

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

Seed Capital is Denmark's largest seed stage venture capital fund investing in technology companies.

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

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

Shengding Equity Investment Fund is an investment Fund.

Shunwei Capital is a venture capital fund focused primarily on early- to mid-stage investments in China's internet industry.

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

Sinovation Ventures is a full-service venture capital firm that actively invests in the Chinese technology market.

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

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 …

Square 1 Bank is a full-service commercial bank that provides financial services to entrepreneurs and venture capitalists.

Starlight Ventures provides early stage capital to the brightest entrepreneurs using science and technology to address humanity's biggest challenges and …

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 …

Founded in 1984, Summit Partners is a global alternative investment firm that is currently investing more than $9.5 billion into …

Sustainable Conversion Ventures is a venture capital firm based in Sun Lakes, AZ.

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.

Tavistock Group is an international private investment organization.

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

Over 80 angel investments since 2008, including 13 exits: - Aardvark (acquired by Google) - CardSpring (acquired by Twitter) - …

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 …

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 …

Tuesday Capital (formerly known as CrunchFund) is a seed stage focused venture firm that invests in information technology enabled companies. …

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

Universal Materials Incubator Co., Ltd. is venture capital firm specializing in materials and chemical industry investments.

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

Vertex Ventures is a global network of operator-investors who manage portfolios in the U.S., China, Israel, India and Southeast Asia. …

Vertex Ventures Southeast Asia & India invests in high-growth start-ups in Southeast Asia and India.

WI Harper Group is a venture capital firm that focuses on early and early expansion investments in Mainland China, Taiwan …

Washington Research Foundation supports groundbreaking technology in the life sciences, physical sciences and information sciences.

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

A closely held investment firm located in Austin, Texas with a strong portfolio emphasis in early stage equity. Wild Basin …

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

WorldQuant Ventures LLC is a leading early stage investment firm.

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.

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

Btov Partners is a venture capital firm focused on early-stage investments in digital and industrial technology companies.

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

Portfolio of Matrix Partners' Competitors

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Engine Biosciences is a venture-backed San Francisco- and Asia-based technology company pioneering network biomedicine. Our proprietary and patented technologies oriented …

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Recursion Pharmaceuticals combines experimental biology, automation, and artificial intelligence to discover treatments in a massively parallel system to quickly and …

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

Intomics is specialized in deriving core biological insights from analysis and integration of biomedical big data. We increase the success …

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

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

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

Causaly is teaching computers to read all knowledge in Biomedicine

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Combines proprietary QML/ML algorithms with cross-domain expertise to bring ML commercialization into reality

OccamzRazor is a San Francisco based AI-neuroscience startup that is focused on finding disease modifying treatments for Parkinson's Disease (PD) …

Healx is an AI-powered and patient-inspired technology company, accelerating the discovery and development of rare disease treatments

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Insilico Medicine, an artificial intelligence company headquartered in Rockville, MD, pioneered the applications of the generative adversarial networks (GANs), reinforcement …

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

Analyzing patient data of today to find treatments of tomorrow. OWKIN is a predictive analytics company that utilizes transfer learning …

Eigengene develops proprietary AI, and uses it to analyze cancer whole genome sequencing (WGS) data, in order to develop (i) …

Ingentium is a next generation content company and online community service provider. Ingentium uses a novel big data cyberinfrastructure technology …

Cambridge spin out using Deep Learning to train on big, incomplete data. Currently working in drug discovery and material design.

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

Silexon is an AI drug research and development service provider. It is committed to the systematic integration of drug big …

uBiome is a provider of public access to DNA sequencing technology to understand the microbiome.

Menten is a biotech startup developing a software platform for protein design empowered by machine learning and quantum computing. Menten’s …

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

Celsius Therapeutics develop life-changing medicines and discover critical biomarkers for patient care by better understanding the cellular ecosystem of diseases …

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

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

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

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

Tara Biosystems provides predictive, in vitro human cardiac tissue models for use in drug discovery, safety assessment and translational medicine. …

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

Arzeda develops enzyme design technology to create entirely novel designer cell factories capable of industry-scale chemical production.

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