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Jeff Bezos’s Family Office Bets on Startup Mapping Human Proteins

Nautilus Biotechnology has raised $76 million to help find ways to treat diseases like cancer and multiple sclerosis.

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Jeff Bezos joins $76M round for secretive biotech startup led by Isilon co-founder, Stanford scientist

Nautilus on Thursday announced a $76 million Series B investment round led by Vulcan Capital, the multi-billion-dollar holding company created by the late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. Bezos Expeditions, the VC arm of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, also invested, along with top biotech firm Perceptive Advisors and Defy Partners. Previous backers AME Cloud Ventures, Andreessen…

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16 hot cybersecurity startups pulling in funding and recognition despite the recession

A Forrester report in March gave Elevate Security the highest score possible among cybersecurity training companies, saying the firm offers customers “a departure from ancient cybersecurity employee training rhetoric.”

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Meet 23 rising star investors scouting the next breakout enterprise software startups in industries like ‘boring AI’ and ‘SMBtech’

The Defy team specializes in people. Really. Neil and Trae have built a name for themselves in being loyal, dogged, and illustrious inventors and investors within Silicon Valley. As a senior associate, I have felt empowered to share my industry perspective and ask questions in every team meeting. Rather than taking a back seat, we…

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A New York start-up that offers online vet visits for dogs and cats is suddenly thriving in the coronavirus lockdown

Pet insurer Pawlicy Advisor set up a Covid-19 page that includes telehealth best practices and lists providers with names like Anipanion, VetNOW, TeleTails and TeleVet. Veterinarians are licensed by state, so to provide telehealth services to a pet owner in New York or Illinois, a platform has to have practitioners licensed to work in those places.

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