Our Mission

Inventing, Investing and Educating

 AI, 5G, Deep Science and Biotech

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R42 Ventures

R42 actively invents and finances deep science ventures.

 

 We will work with you from the pre-seed inventing stage through to growth stage.

 

We are excited to work with passionate teams who are working to develop revolutionary technology to address pressing needs of our time. 

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R42 Institute

R42 Institute educates about AI, longevity, biotechnology through current events, guest lectures, and academic engagements.

Longevity Series (04/14 - 06/16/21)

R42M Northern PhD & Postdoc Business Competition (June 30)

R42 Founders Program (Rolling Application)

AI Fellows Program (June 1-August 13)

 

 

Our Companies

 

Changing the world with Science, Technology and Algorithms

We look for world changing companies with passionate founders and inventors

 

All of our founders are passionate about making a positive difference in the world and are using tools brought by artificial intelligence to make this happen. Below are companies we invested in to support this mission.

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

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Healx.io

Revolutionizing Drug Discovery with Machine Learning

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AlgoDynamix

Optimizing Financial Risk Forecasting

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Lexicus - sold to Motorola

Pioneering early speech and handwriting recognition.

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Cellmania - sold to BlackBerry

The first mobile app store in 1999.

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Introhive

A relationship intelligence and sales automation platform.

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VocalIQ - sold to Apple

Creating platforms to significantly improve speech recognition systems.

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Axlehire

Developing software to optimize route delivery.

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Kaptivo - sold to LifeSize

Bringing collaboration capabilities to the whiteboard.

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Bounce Imaging

Throwable camera for 360 degree video stitching.

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Aromyx

Digitizing human taste and smell for industry, agriculture, security and consumer packaged goods.

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Mirada

Innovative lidar solutions to reduce the impact of vibration, enabling systems to see further and last longer.

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CloudCath

Detecting complications in peritoneal dialysis from the comfort of your home.

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Transparent Choice

Enterprise software platform for accurate group decision making.

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Transcribe Me

Multi-language voice transcription service using speech recognition and crowdsourcing.

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Kitchology

Data science platform for precision diet recommendations.

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Virtual Arts

Efficient and fast visual and augmented reality solutions.

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MODit

Manufacturing insights with 3D scanning and proprietary algorithms.

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Oxford Drug Design

Rapid, state-of-the-art screening technologies for drug discovery.

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Plate IQ

Accounts payable automation for restaurants and hospitality services.

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Melio

Smart platform for rapid and universal microbial profiling.

Biotechnology

Our Founders are Revolutionizing the World

All of our founders are passionate about making a positive difference in the world. They use the power of data-driven scientific advancement to make sizable impact in healthcare delivery, primary care and longevity research. Below are companies we invested in to support this mission.

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Healx.io

Revolutionizing Drug Discovery with Machine Learning

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SQZ Biotech

High-impact cell therapies for patients in oncology and auto-immunity.

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Aromyx

Digitizing human taste and smell for industry, agriculture, security and consumer packaged goods.

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Panther Therapeutics

Drug delivery company targets pancreatic cancer for novel intervention

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CloudCath

Detecting complications in peritoneal dialysis from the comfort of your home.

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Exonate

Solving age-related macular degeneration with eye drops.

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Kitchology

Data science platform for precision diet recommendations.

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GTCardio

Using wearables coupled with algorithms for accurate continuous blood pressure measurement.

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Oxford Drug Design

Rapid, state-of-the-art screening technologies for drug discovery.

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BioAmp Diagnostics

Rapid antibiotic resistance detection for hospital and clinic utilization.

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Nova Pangaea Technologies

Converting non-food biomass into liquid fuels and useful chemicals.

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Menopause.ai - sold to Seed Health

Personalized solutions for menopause.

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Melio

Smart platform for rapid and universal microbial profiling.

 

Biotechnology

Our Founders are Revolutionizing the World

All of our founders are passionate about making a positive difference in the world. They use the power of data-driven scientific advancement to make sizable impact in healthcare delivery, primary care and longevity research. Below are companies we invested in to support this mission.

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Healx.io

Revolutionizing Drug Discovery with Machine Learning

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SQZ Biotech

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High-impact cell therapies for patients in oncology and auto-immunity.

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Aromyx

Digitizing human taste and smell for industry, agriculture, security and consumer packaged goods.

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Panther Therapeutics

Drug delivery company targets pancreatic cancer for novel intervention

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CloudCath

Detecting complications in peritoneal dialysis from the comfort of your home.

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Exonate

Solving age-related macular degeneration with eye drops.

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Kitchology

Data science platform for precision diet recommendations.

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GTCardio

Using wearables coupled with algorithms for accurate continuous blood pressure measurement.

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Oxford Drug Design

Rapid, state-of-the-art screening technologies for drug discovery.

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BioAmp Diagnostics

Rapid antibiotic resistance detection for hospital and clinic utilization.

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Nova Pangaea Technologies

Converting non-food biomass into liquid fuels and useful chemicals.

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Menopause.ai - sold to Seed Health

Personalized solutions for menopause.

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Melio

Smart platform for rapid and universal microbial profiling.

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Cura Therapeutics

Innovative
Immunotherapies
to Cure Cancer &
Infectious Diseases

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ExSeed

 ExSeed breaks taboos and raises awareness around male infertility in the comfort of your home.

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S2 Genomics

Single cells or nuclei from solid tissues in minutes

 
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Hayden.ai

Using AI to improve traffic safety and efficiency.

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Stamp Free

App-based digital postage solution using handwriting recognition for stamps

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Tertill

A robot that enables garden weeding, solar powered.

Communications and Technology

Interfacing, connecting and powering the world

All of our founders are passionate about making a positive difference in the world. They use cutting edge technologies to create new ways for us to communicate, transact with and power the world.

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Cradlepoint

Sold to Ericsson

Reinventing 4G/5G Infrastructure

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Embee

Mobile Insight Solutions

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Lexicus - sold to Motorola

Pioneering early speech and handwriting recognition.

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Cellmania - sold to BlackBerry

The first mobile app store in 1999.

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Serus - sold to E2open

First predictive supply chain company.

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Introhive

A relationship intelligence and sales automation platform.

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VocalIQ - sold to Apple

Creating platforms to significantly improve speech recognition systems.

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Axlehire

Developing software to optimize route delivery.

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Kaptivo

Sold to Lifesize

Bringing collaboration capabilities to the whiteboard.

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Propel(x)

Investment bank and crowdsourcing platform for deep science and technology.

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Boomerang Bike

Comprehensive product line based on IoT technology to prevent bike theft.

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8Power

Developing technology to harvest energy from vibrations, allowing IOT sensors to last decades without a battery.

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Civil Maps

Scalable, high definition maps for autonomous vehicles.

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Mirada

Innovative lidar solutions to reduce the impact of vibration, enabling systems to see further and last longer.

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Transparent Choice

Enterprise software platform for accurate group decision making.

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Paystand

B2B digital billing platform for business automation.

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MODit

Manufacturing insights with 3D scanning and proprietary algorithms.

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Unbound

Community publishing platform for crowdfunded books.

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MarkSpace

Leading mobile phone data synchronization between iOS and Android.

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Primus Power

Long-duration, fade-free energy storage solutions for the smart grid.

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Tripism

A smarter, faster solution for business travel planning.

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Nova Pangea Technologies

Converting non-food biomass into liquid fuels and useful chemicals.

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Hayden.ai

Using AI to improve traffic safety and efficiency.

Contact

Do you have an idea that you are passionate about and are looking for partners to help? We would love to sit down and hear more about what you are envisioning and see how we can help make your dream a reality.

If you would like to submit your company to be considered for investment, please complete the form HERE.

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