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Nutrition Startup Athletic Greens Raises Alpha Wave-Led $115M Round, Joins Unicorn Ranks

By Janice Bitters Turi, Wellness and nutrition company Athletic Greens raised $115 million in new funding and is boasting a new valuation of more than $1 billion, making it one of the latest unicorns in the startup world. The round, the company’s second infusion of venture capital in its 11 years of existence, marks a major turning[…]

TenSixteen Bio Launches With $40M Series A To Advance A New Approach To Disease Detection And Treatment

By Janice Bitters Turi, Biosciences startup TenSixteen Bio launched Thursday with a $40 million Series A round funded by Foresite Capital and GV, formerly Google Ventures. The San Francisco-based company, co-founded by Foresite Labs, specializes in precision medicine—more specifically, a relatively new science that analyzes cells, their divisions over time, and mutations that can occur when those human cells[…]

The Week’s 10 Biggest Funding Rounds: Air-Taxi Startup Wisk Hails $450M Round, Crypto Company FTX Nabs $400M

By Chris Metinko, This is a weekly feature that runs down the week’s top 10 funding rounds in the U.S. Check out 2022’s biggest funding rounds here. Last week we wondered aloud what it meant when no company raised a round worth a quarter-billion dollars or more. Well, this week VCs seemed to make up for[…]