Rock Weekly: Mo’ money, mo’ products

 Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

Greetings health geeks, and welcome back from Burning Man, BBQs, hacking, or however you spent your Labor Day Weekend!

We shared some pretty big news last week: each Rock Health startup will now receive a 100k investment. So if you, a loved one, neighbor, or frenemy has a great health startup idea, applications are open now until September 16th, so get ’em in quick!


New Tests Could Divine a Baby’s Genome Before Birth
Technology Review

Overtreatment is Taking a Harmful Toll
New York Times

Five Personal Data Tracking Innovations to Watch
The Next Web

Low Calorie Diet Doesn’t Prolong Life – At Least in Monkeys
New York Times

Rock Health in the News

Kleiner Perkins Partners With Rock Health To Give Health Tech Startups A Boost

Rock Health Investors up Seed Funding for Startups to $100K

Investors Work to Place the Right Bets on Healthcare

Can Designers And Developers Save Health Care?
Fast Company

Rock Health Innovation Summit Preps Attendees for a Healthcare Revolution
MDDI Online

Funding & Acquisitions Raises 45.5M
Boston Herald

NuScript Closes $5M Round
Greenville News

Former CVS Caremark Executives Raise $2M for Smoking Cessation Startup
Nashville Business Journal

View the Digital Health Venture Funding Database

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