Tag: launch

In the News: Hand sanitizer for the nose? Trials for new COVID-19 treatment

How are breakthrough technologies overcoming coronavirus challenges – from prevention and cure to social distancing and food supply? What will the tech investing world look like in the future? Join us as we bring together the global tech ecosystem – online, and address these topics on June 22nd at the OurCrowd Pandemic Innovation Conference, which will be streamed twice to accommodate global participants. Register now. You’ve used hand sanitizer – can a ‘hand sanitizer for the nose’ be next? Watch this CTV news feature about the potential COVID-19 “game-changer” by SaNOtize, and the Phase II trials of the company’s nitric oxide nasal spray to determine if it can kill the virus in the upper airway before it can spread to the lungs. CTV News reports: “If the trial shows SaNOtize reduces the symptoms and duration of COVID-19 and it’s approved by Health Canada, the company hopes it can be sold at pharmacies until a vaccine is found.” We’re re-investing in SaNOtize now – learn more. Top Tech News Trying to sell your car? Read 3 tips and 1 way to...

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OurCrowd launches, raises $12M for startups, platform

OurCrowd hit the news today in a big way, with news that it has raised $12M for its first class of startups and to fund its own operations. This news was all about: explaining how our hybrid angel/VC model is a better mousetrap for investors quantifying the international interest in investing in the Start-up Nation describing how OurCrowd’s investment platform helps address the Series A crunch patting ourselves, our entrepreneurs, and our investors on the back for a job well-done (it’s been seriously hard and rewarding work) >>You can read the whole press release here More OurCrowd mention in the news: OurCrowd in The Marker (The Marker – Hebrew) Crowdfunding platform OurCrowd raises $5.5M (Globes) OurCrowd completes funding (TechTime) OurCrowd in Chip Portal (Chip Portal – Hebrew) Israel jumps on the crowdfunding platform wagon (SmartPlanet) Business in Brief (Haaretz) OurCrowd in Newsgeek (Newsgeek –...

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