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01/14/2015 – BlockCypher collects over $3.1 mln seed

San Mateo, California-based BlockCypher, a block chain web services startup, has secured over $3.1 million in seed funding.

01/14/2015 – Obalon Therapeutics nabs $30 mln

San Diego-based Obalon Therapeutics, a developer of gastric balloon technology for weight loss therapy, has received $20 million in Series D funding and a $10 million loan from Square 1 Bank.

01/13/2015 – Cortendo to raise up to $27.5 mln in private placement

Cortendo AB has agreed to receive up to $27.5 million in a private placement.

01/13/2015 – New Enterprise Associates is raising a massive $2.5B for its 15th fund

New Enterprise Associates (NEA), one of the largest venture capital firms around, is raising its 15th fund.

01/13/2015 – Sensory NeuroStimulation Inc. Establishes $1.5 Million Credit Facility With Silicon Valley Bank

Sensory NeuroStimulation, Inc., makers of the Relaxis™ device for treating Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), has entered into a new credit agreement with Silicon Valley Bank, the company announced today.

01/12/2015 – Cerulean Secures $26MM Facility From Hercules Technology Growth Capital

Cerulean Pharma Inc., a leader in Dynamic Tumor Targeting, has entered into a loan and security agreement with Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. for a term loan of up to $26.0 million and completed a private placement for $1.0 million of Cerulean common stock with Hercules.

01/09/2015 – Solar Capital, Square 1 Bank Provide $15MM Facility to Trevi Therapeutics

Trevi Therapeutics, Inc., a late-stage clinical development company focused on developing Nalbuphine ER for chronic pruritus conditions, announced the closing of a $15 million senior secured term loan agreement provided by Solar Capital Ltd. as collateral agent and lender and Square 1 Bank as lender.

01/08/2015 – Welltok Completes $37 Million Funding Round With New Investors

Welltok, developer of the CafeWell Health Optimization Platform, officially closed its most recent funding round of $37 million.

01/08/2015 – Trevi closes $15 mln loan from Solar Capital and Square 1 Bank

Trevi Therapeutics has secured a $15 million senior loan from Solar Capital and Square 1 Bank.

01/08/2015 – Surface Oncology attracts $35 mln Series A

Surface Oncology has secured $35 million in Series A funding.

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