Arboretum Ventures, a leading healthcare venture capital firm, today announced that it has hired Thomas Shehab, MD as Principal.
MyHealthDirect announced today its next round of growth funding to continue rapid expansion of its patient access solutions.
Cardiac Dimensions® announced the addition of $8.5 million to its previously announced financing. Arboretum Ventures, a Michigan-based venture capital firm specializing in the healthcare sector, joined an international syndicate of institutional investors from Australia, the U.S. and Canada that includes M.H. Carnegie & Co. and Lumira Capital. Together with the financing announced in April, the aggregate amount raised in this round is $28.5 million.
Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ESPR), an emerging pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing first-in-class, oral low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-cholesterol) lowering therapies for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia and other cardiometabolic risk markers, announced positive top-line results from ETC-1002-008, a Phase 2b study evaluating the efficacy and safety of ETC-1002 monotherapy compared with ezetimibe monotherapy in patients with hypercholesterolemia, with or without statin intolerance.