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

DCVC

DCVC

United States of America
San Francisco

DCVC backs entrepreneurs solving trillion-dollar problems to multiply the benefits of capitalism for everyone while reducing its costs. Deep Tech is a potent approach to this challenge that enables more for less - now and for this century. The transformative companies in our portfolio combine the latest advances in science and technology with unique compute and algorithmic advantage, reducing capex and opex. With this Deep Tech advantage, they can pragmatically and cost-effectively tackle previously unsolvable problems in nearly every industry, especially those that haven’t seen major progress in decades. Our team has more than a decade of experience and a diverse background that includes PhDs in physics and molecular biology, former leaders of elite NASA engineering groups, biomechanical engineers and neuroscientists. We invest early and stay close, providing innovation capital to support these Deep Tech companies as their technology is proven out and they overturn the status quo. Learn more about us at www.dcvc.com.

 

Founded
2011
Status
Private company

DCVC's Portfolio

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DCVC's Competitors

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GV

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

Portfolio of DCVC's Competitors

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CRV

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

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

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

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M12

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

8VC

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

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

Midven is a specialist venture capital company providing investment to fast growing small and medium sized enterprises ('SMEs'), run by …

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

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

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

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

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