Bayer HealthCare

Bayer gives $1M to ASCO’s big data effort

The American Society of Clinical Oncology‘s effort to use big data and EHRs to earlier detect cancer just got a $1 million boost from pharma giant Bayer Healthcare. The Society, better known as ASCO, recently launched the effort dubbed CancerLinQ with Germany-based SAP, creating what’s described as an IT platform “designed to unlock vast quantities […]

Bayer contributes $25M to Versant Ventures’ new fund

Bay Area venture capital firm Versant Ventures has teamed up with Bayer HealthCare to create a new fund that invest in biotech and medical device companies that target unmet medical needs. Bayer’s contributing up to $25 million to Versant  Venture Capital V, though it’s only one of several investors to make up the fund, the companies said in a […]