It came from Japan: the mobile gaming IPO

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Appoints Andrew Gengos as Chief Executive Officer

HealthTap Buys Health Biz of Avvo

Skybox Imaging Completes Significant Testing Milestone Preceding Its First Satellite and Product Launch

Esperion Therapeutic’s ETC-1002 program recognized as one of PRS and Windhover’s -Top 10 CV/Metabolic Projects

CardioDx Announces Data Demonstrating the Clinical Utility of Its Gene Expression Test for Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease in Patients 65 or Older

Chimerix Appoints M. Michelle Berrey Chief Medical Officer

CardioDx Announces New Data Supporting the Clinical Utility and Validity of Corus CAD
at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2012

Breaking the NGS Data Analytics Bottleneck

Maverix Biomics Announces Breakthrough Analytic Platform for Next Generation Sequencing Data

Digital startup HealthTap now allows doctors and patients to endorse skills, bedside manner

Ooma HD2 Handset Boasts a Two-inch Color Display and Picture Caller-ID Ooma Linx™ Remote Phone Jack Wirelessly Connects Telephony Devices to Ooma Telo

Kii Launches Carrier-Grade, Self-Service Cloud for Mobile App Developers
Officer

Lark Goes Beyond Sleep Monitoring With Larklife, A $149.99 Device And App For Exercise, Diet, And More

CardioDx Honored as One of FierceMedicalDevices’ Fierce 15 Most Promising Private Companies

Medical app HealthTap launches feature that lets doctors translate medical research for the masses

Chimerix Presents Data Highlighting Burden of Care Associated with Current Antiviral Therapies in Stem Cell Transplantation

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Completes Enrollment of Phase II Trial of ICT-107 in Glioblastoma

Ooma device can cut phone costs while travelling

CardioDx Announces Medicare Coverage for Corus CAD Gene Expression Test for the Diagnosis of Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease

ICON Aircraft and Cirrus Aircraft to Partner on the Production of the ICON A5 Amphibious Sport Plane

Proteus Digital Health Announces FDA Clearance of Ingestible Sensor

Chimerix Signs Worldwide License Agreement with Merck for CMX157, A Novel Candidate for the Treatment of HIV

www.maverixbio.com

Private
Leadership:
Dave Mandelkern
Partner: Lou Lange

Enabling the next generation surfing of genomic sequencing data.

Proteus Biomedical tweaks branding, partners with Abilify-maker Otsuka

HealthTap Unveils Micropayment System and Doctor Chat

http://www.microvention.com

Acquired by Terumo

Develops and commercializes innovative endovascular technologies.

http://www.trivascular.com

Acquired by Boston Scientific (currently private)

Develops products designed to address unmet clinical needs and expand the pool of patients who are candidates for endovascular aortic repair (EVAR).

ICON Aircraft Demonstrates Historic Safety Achievement

How Lark Went From Idea to Apple Store in One Year

This App Will Change Everything About Health Care

Results from Two Studies Demonstrate the Clinical Utility of CardioDx Gene Expression Test in Patients with Suspected Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease

CardioDx Honored as 2012 Gold Edison Award Winner

Lark Bracelet Helps Improve Quality of Your Sleep

Skybox Imaging Raises $70M To Launch Two High-Res Imaging Microsatellites

http://www.profusacorp.com

Private
Leadership:
William McMillan
Partner: Lou Lange

Develops an in vivo human sensor system to generate real-time data on the levels of various body chemistries.  First application being a glucose monitoring system.

http://www.skyboximaging.com

Acquired by: Google, Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG)
Leadership: Tom Ingersoll, Dan Berkenstock, John Fenwick
Partner: Skip Fleshman

Develops the world’s highest performance constellation of imaging micro satellites to deliver high resolution imagery of any spot on earth multiple times per day.

HealthTap Uncovers The Secret Knowledge Network Of Doctors, Online

Esperion announces positive phase 2 clinical trial results for ETC-1002

http://www.viacyte.com/

Private

Formerly Novocell, Inc.

A stem cell engineering company dedicated to creating and commercializing cell therapies to treat diabetes.

 http://www.lumesse.com/

Acquired by Lumesse AS

Developer of cloud based e-learning systems, software and training courses to provide solutions to help organizations implement effective learning programs.

www.synopsys.com

Acquired by Synopsys (NASDAQ: SNPS)
Partner: Skip Fleshman

Simulation of hardware in mobile devices

www.vetsfirstchoice.com

Acquired: Previously VetCentric

E-business management site for veterinary medicine.

Acquired by Autonomy

Formerly NASDAQ: VRTY

Enterprise search software

www.teradyne.com

Public

NYSE: TER

Automatic test equipment

Acquired by Compaq Computer
Now owned by Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ)
Partner: Pitch Johnson

Fault-tolerant computers

www.enish.jp

Public
Leadership: All Isao Sugiyama
Partner: Skip Fleshman

Planning, developing and creating social gaming applications

www.hp.com

Acquired by Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ)
Partner: Skip Fleshman, Rich Simoni

Database automation to improve operational efficiency.

www.sonomaorthopedics.com

Private
Leadership: Glen Coleman
Partner: Rich Simoni

Bone-fixation device

www.kii.com

Merged with Synclore to form Kii Corp.
Partner: Skip Fleshman

Wireless Search

www.rossstores.com

Public

NASDAQ: ROST

Department store chain

Acquired by BMC Software (NASDAQ: BMC)

IT and management software

rapidscanpharma.com

Private
Leadership: Brent Blackburn
Partner: Lou Lange

RapidScan is improving patient care surrounding the diagnosis of cardiac disease by reducing time and cost while increasing efficiency.

Acquired by ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT)

Manufacturer of computer peripherals

www.provade.com

Acquired by Pinnacle Technical Resources

Contingent labor management solutions (SaaS)

proteusdigitalhealth.com

Private
Leadership: Andrew Thompson, George Savage
Partner: Rich Simoni

Proteus Digital Health believes in better health, powered by you. Their digital health feedback technology is integrated into ingestible products, providing unprecedented views into your personal health choices and physiologic response.

www.primeadvantage.com

Private

Business services

www.pmcs.com

Public

NASDAQ: PMCS

Broadband communications

www.pharmacyclics.com

Public

NASDAQ: PCYC

Energy potentiating drugs

www.ptc.com

Public

NASDAQ: PMTC

Product lifecycle management software

www.ooma.com

Private
Leadership: Eric Stang
Partner: Skip Fleshman

Residential VoIP phones.

www.nuance.com

Public

NASDAQ: NUAN

Voice recognition software

www.molecularimprints.com

Private
Leadership: C. Mark Melliar-Smith
Partner: Ben Dubin

Nano level lithography

Acquired by Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO)

Formerly NASDAQ: LATD

Networking and communications products

https://www.lark.com/

Private
Leadership: Julia Hu
Partner: Skip Fleshman

A novel sleep device that includes a silent alarm, sleep coaching and rich data to help improve overall wellness.

www.kii.com

Private
Leadership: Masanari Arai
Partner: Skip Fleshman

A worldwide leader in mobile backup, search, and discovery.

http://www.getkeepsafe.com

Private
Leadership: Zouhair Belkoura
Partner: Rich Simoni

Producer of privacy software empowering the user to control personal data on their mobile device.

www.imuc.com

Public
OTC: IMUC
Leadership: Andrew Gengos
Partner: Lou Lange

Developer of active immunotherapies to target regular tumor cells as well as cancer stem cells believed to cause cancer growth and reoccurrence.

www.iconaircraft.com

Private
Leadership: Kirk Hawkins
Partner: Skip Fleshman

Designs and manufactures Light Sport Aircraft (LSA)

Acquired by Eli Lilly & Co. (NYSE: LLY)

Developer of monoclonal antibodies used in the making of diagnostic and medical monitoring tests.

https://www.healthtap.com/

Private
Leadership: Ron Gutman
Partner: Skip Fleshman

Web and mobile-based interaction between physicians and patients

Acquired by Baxter International (NASDAQ: BAX)

Wound closure products used during surgical procedures.

www.esperion.com

Public
NASDAQ: ESPR
Leadership: Roger Newton
Partner: Lou Lange

Developer of HDL therapies to prevent, treat, and reverse cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.

Acquired by Boston Scientific (NASDAQ: BSX)

Designed and manufactured a liquid polymer technology for the treatment of GERD.

www.trimble.com

Acquired by Trimble
Partner: Skip Fleshman

After market auto electronics

Acquired by Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ: GILD)
Leadership: Lou Lange
Partner: Pitch Johnson

Formerly NASDAQ: CVTX

Molecular cardiology and drug discovery

Acquired by STI (NASDAQ: SCON)

Manufacturer of semiconductoring wires

www.coherent.com

Public

NASDAQ: COHR

Photonics based solutions

www.chimerix.com

Public
Nasdaq: CMRX
Leadership: Kenneth Moch
Partner: Skip Fleshman

Drug discovery and development in the area of infectious diseases.

https://www.celera.com/

Acquired by Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX)

Formerly NASDAQ: CRA

Cost effective human genome sequencing

www.cardiodx.com

Private
Leadership: David Levison
Partner: Lou Lange

A cardiovascular genomic diagnostics company developing tests to aid and tailor the care of individuals with cardiovascular diseases.

Acquired by Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR)
Partner: Rich Simoni

Precise timing for cellular and IP networks

www.bmc.com

Public
NASDAQ: BMC
Partner: Pitch Johnson

Formerly Boole and Babbage

Enterprise software solutions

www.biparsciences.com

Acquired by Sanofi-Aventis
Partner: Skip Fleshman

A biopharmaceutical company developing a new class of cancer therapies.

www.idecpharm.com

Public
NASDAQ: BIIB
Partner: Pitch Johnson

Immunotherapies for cancer and autoimmune diseases

Acquired by Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC)
Formerly NASDAQ: BVEW

Platform infrastructure for sensor data

Acquired by Conner Peripherals

Computer tape-drive manufacturer

www.appliedbiosystems.com

Acquired by Perkin-Elmer as part of LIFE
Partner: Pitch Johnson

Genetic engineering and diagnostic research instruments

www.amgen.com

Public
NASDAQ: AMGN
Partner: Pitch Johnson

Develops and sells therapeutics based on advances in cellular and molecular biology.

www.apm.com

Public
NASDAQ: AMCC
Partner: Pitch Johnson

Stand alone semiconductor solutions

www.biomimedica.com

Private
Leadership:
Jeff Robert, Lampros Kourtis
Partner:
Rich Simoni

A medical device company that is pioneering new approaches to joint repair through its proprietary, synthetic cartilage technology.

Wireless Medical Monitors Transforming Patient Care

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Reports Manufacturing Process Data for ICT-107

Three Wire Systems Partners with LARK to Fight Sleep Disorders

KeepSafe raises $700,000 seed round led by Asset Management

A5 Achieves Historic Safety Milestone

Chimerix Antiviral Compound CMX001 Meets CMV Phase 2 Primary Endpoint in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients

On HealthTap, Advice for the Ill, and Points for the Doctors

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Receives Notice of Allowance of Cancer Stem Cell Targeting Patent

Chimerix Announces Presentation of Final Data from CMX001 Ph 2 Trial in Prophylaxis of CMV in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Provides Update on Phase II Clinical Trial of ICT-107 for the Treatment of Glioblastoma

New ‘Smart’ Pill With Edible Microchip Monitors Patients’ Medication

Lloydspharmacy partners with Proteus Biomedical to launch innovative digital health product

Ooma Adds Smart Phone Features To Home Phone

Proteus Partner Avery Commercializes Metria with BodyMedia

Today’s Wearable Computers Help You Sleep, Not Tweet

Microsoft’s Newest Flight Simulator Goes Freemium – Features ICON’s A5