Psychedelic Therapies and Blockchain Music
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The Psychedelic 'Trip' Advisor
HealingMaps, a psychedelic therapy search and booking site, raised $1M from Phyto Partners and Ambria Capital.
The concept of HealingMaps is to allow individuals to seek out psychedelic assisted therapies in a clinical setting in jurisdictions where that is currently legal.
By leveraging the power of a community of patients, HealingMaps is hoping to provide increased access to safe, therapeutic treatments.
Collaborative Music Creation, On Chain
Arpeggi Labs, a collaborative blockchain music creation and marketplace platform, raised $5.1M in a seed round led by a16z and Steve Aoki.
The platform is a new home to collaborative music production, built on top of the ARP protocol.
The promise of Arpeggi Labs is that musicians can share their sounds with complete trust, knowing that when they are used or sampled, they will receive guaranteed attribution.
Magna, an automated token management platform that supports protocols, DAOs, and crypto funds, raised $15M from Tiger Global, Tusk Venture Partners, and Polygon Ventures.
Payall, a startup focused on cross-border payments and international fund transfers for regulated banks, raised $10M in a seed round led by a16z.
Composer, a Canadian and US focused automated investing platform, raised $6M from Left Lane Capital, First Round Capital, and Not Boring Capital.
VineSight, a startup utilizing AI to battle suspicious and misleading share patterns on social media, raised $4M from AnD Ventures, Lightbank, and 25Madison.
Nomono, a Norway-based developer of audio collaboration tools for podcasters and journalists, raised $3.6M in seed funding.
Profuse Technology, a foodtech startup focused on cultivated meat production, raised $2.5M from OurCrowd, Tnuva, and Tempo.
Arbonics, a climate-tech startup using data to rapidly calculate carbon income for European landowners, raised €1.8M.
Prime Movers Lab has raised a $500M fund for growth-stage scientific startups. Typically, the fund prefers investing in companies with long development timetables, making it easier to ignore short-term market sentiment.
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