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

Plug and Play

Plug and Play

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

 

Founded
2006
Status
Private company

Plug and Play's Portfolio

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

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

Relimetrics develops full stack computer vision and machine learning software for QA and process control in Industry 4.0 applications.

i2x

i2x leverages the power of AI to transform the human voice into actionable insights at the speed of a face-to-face …

Plug and Play's Competitors

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

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. …

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 …

A biotech venture capital firm.

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.

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.

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

Amplitude Venture Capital is an investment firm.

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

Founded in 2008, Anges Québec is a network of more than 230 angel investors whose mission is to invest capital …

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.

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

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.

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

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

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

Biomatics Capital Partners is a Seattle-based healthcare and life sciences venture firm. Biomatics is a $200 million fund that focuses …

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

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

BlackRock is an investment company that offers its services to institutions, intermediaries, foundations, and individual investors.

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

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

CRV

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

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

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

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 …

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 …

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

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

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.

A New York based biotech investment company.

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.

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

DFJ

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

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

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

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 …

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 …

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

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.

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, …

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

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.

Fidelity is a privately-owned investment manager focusing on a diverse set of customers. It also provides IRAs, 401(k) rollovers, annuities, …

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.

GO CAPITAL is a private equity fund based in France.

GV

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

Gi Global Health Fund LP

Goldman Sachs is a multinational financial services firm providing securities, and investment banking and management services.

Government Of Quebec is a non profit organisation.

The Government of Canada is making it easier for Canadians to find and access government information and services.

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.

Hacking Health accelerator exist to accelerate companies working in digital health.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

JJDC finds transformative ideas and helps them mature into real solutions for todayâ_x0080__x0099_s patients.

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 …

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 …

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 …

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.

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.

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.

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

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

Mercury Fund is an early-stage venture capital firm that focuses on entrepreneurs and technology innovation.

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

Partner Fund Management provides services to pooled investment vehicles.

Pear is an early-stage venture fund founded by Pejman Nozad and Mar Hershenson. Their co-founding managers have historically seeded very …

Pear, formerly known as Pejman Mar Ventures, is an early stage venture fund founded by Pejman and Mar.

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

Pfizer Venture Investments is a venture capital firm.

Polaris Partners invests in healthcare and technology companies ​across all stages from founding to profitable growth.

Premier Partners, a Korean domestic funds management company, offers investment services for individuals and businesses.

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

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

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

Redpoint Ventures partners with visionary founders to create new markets or redefine existing ones at the seed, early, and growth …

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.

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

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.

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.

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 …

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 …

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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) - …

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

Uni-Innovate Group

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.

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.

Invest in early stage biotechnology companies

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

Portfolio of Plug and Play's Competitors

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

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

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

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

Our products and services span study design, cohort sourcing, sample preparation, sequencing, secondary and tertiary analysis, storage (including cloud-based), interpretation, …

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

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

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

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

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

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

BlackThorn Therapeutics is a clinical-stage neurobehavioral health company pioneering the next generation of artificial intelligence.

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

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

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

BIOAGE develops drugs to treat aging and its associated diseases. We are backed by Andreessen Horowitz, AME Cloud Ventures, PEAR …

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Resonant Therapeutics is a scalable tumor microenvironment platform that speeds up therapeutic & goal discovery.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Medicinal Chemistry as a Service powered by Machine Learning.

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

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

Entheogenix Biosciences is a biotech company dedicated to advancing psychedelic research for the development of better medicines for mental health …

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

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

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 …

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

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

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

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

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

We are an AI-driven company with a unique ability to match drugs to indications and prosecute through clinical development. AI …

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

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

We bring together healthcare expertise and advanced artificial intelligence technology to discover and scale medical breakthroughs.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Develops small-molecule therapeutics using software including proprietary AI–molecular modelling algorithm.

Sangamo Therapeutics is a gene therapy pipeline that also focuses on gene editing