Madras High Court enforces blanket ban on online sale of medicines

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

In another setback for e-pharmacies, the Madras High Court on Monday enforced a blanket ban on the sale of online medicines till ....

17 December, 2018

HealthKart grows FY18 operating revenues 56%, monthly burn rate at Rs 18 crore

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

HealthKart, the omnichannel healthcare products platform owned by Gurugram-based Bright Lifecare Pvt Ltd, grew its operating revenues ....

13 December, 2018

Medical supplies and services marketplace DrStore raises pre-Series A capital

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based DrStore, which operates an eponymous business-to-business marketplace for medical supplies, has raised an undisclosed ....

11 December, 2018

Medical consultation app Any Time Doctor raises angel funding

Binu Paul

Chennai-based medical consultation startup Any Time Doctor has raised an undisclosed amount of angel investment from surgical ....

4 December, 2018

Govts of Karnataka, Netherlands partner for healthcare and cybersecurity research

Team TC

The Karnataka government has partnered with the Dutch government to leverage the latter's expertise in healthcare, infotech ....

30 November, 2018

Yebhi co-founder’s medical tourism venture Hospals raises funding

Payal Ganguly

Medical tourism venture Hospals has secured $1.5 million (Rs 10 crore) led by Japanese early-stage venture capital fund Spiral ....

29 November, 2018

Exclusive: Online pharmacy 1mg looks to raise $60 mn from new, existing investors

Kavya Kothiyal

Gurugram-based online pharmacy 1mg Technologies Pvt. Ltd is in talks with private investors to raise up to $60 million in its ....

19 November, 2018

Fitness app HealthifyMe raises $6 mn in extended Series B round

Payal Ganguly

Health and fitness app HealthifyMe, owned by HealthifyMe Wellness Pvt. Ltd, has raised $6 million (Rs 43 crore) in an extended ....

16 November, 2018

Reboot: Former Foodpanda, Printvenue boss is out to shake up health-tech

Dearton Thomas Hector

TechCircle presents Founders Reboot, a fortnightly series in which we profile successful Indian entrepreneurs who have chosen ....

16 November, 2018

Setback for e-pharmacies as Madras HC suspends online sale of medicines

Binu Paul

In what could be a major setback to the blossoming e-pharmacy business in India, the Madras High Court on Wednesday issued an ....

31 October, 2018

This startup is taking the fight to breast cancer with AI and awareness

Priya Prasad

For Geetha Manjunath, it all began when a close family member was diagnosed with the most advanced form of breast cancer. At the ....

30 October, 2018

Exclusive: Health-tech startup Medimetry raises seed funding

Joseph Rai

Medimetry, which offers an online platform for telemedicine, electronic medical records and disease management, has raised an ....

25 October, 2018

Exclusive: Omnichannel wellness store HealthKart to raise $10 mn in fresh capital

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurugram-based Bright Lifecare Pvt. Ltd, which runs omnichannel health products store HealthKart, is raising close to $10 million ....

24 October, 2018

Feeling ill? DocPrime's AI engine can help dial a doctor, suggest prescriptions

Anirban Ghoshal

Too lazy to drag yourself out for a medical appointment? Too impatient to stand in line for medical tests? Well, a group company ....

23 October, 2018

1mg sees eight-fold hike in revenue as losses widen for FY18

Anand J

Gurugram-based 1mg Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs online drug marketplace 1mg, has seen its revenue from operations surge over ....

23 October, 2018

Healthcare financing platform LetsMD tops up pre-Series A funding round

Binu Paul

Healthcare-focused fin-tech startup LetsMD has topped up its pre-Series A funding round with an additional $1 million (Rs 7.3 ....

16 October, 2018

Fertility services aggregator Elawoman secures Series A funding

Keshav Sunkara

New Delhi-based fertility services aggregator Elawoman has raised $3 million (about Rs 22 crore) in a Series A round of funding ....

11 October, 2018

Meet the startups that pitched their ideas at VCCircle Healthcare Investment Summit

Team TC

The 2018 edition of the VCCircle Healthcare Investment Summit saw a number of entrepreneurs make a pitch to a select jury of investors ....

9 October, 2018

Online drug delivery platform PharmEasy tops up Series C funding round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Bruhadeeswaran R

Mumbai-based 91 Streets Media Pvt. Ltd, which operates online drug delivery platform PharmEasy, has raised $50 million (Rs 363 ....

26 September, 2018

Online pharmacy NetMeds buys video consultation app JustDoc

Binu Paul

Chennai-based online pharmacy NetMeds Marketplace Pvt. Ltd has acquired online video consultation app JustDoc in a cash-and-stock ....

25 September, 2018

New York University’s AI tool can tell cancer type, spot mutated genes

Shweta Sharma

A computer program developed by New York University (NYU) School of Medicine can analyse images of lung tumours, specify cancer ....

18 September, 2018