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Healthcare

Diagnostics Company, Trice Medical, Raises $11.6M Series B Financing, Names CEO

Trice Medical, a private diagnostic company focused on micro invasive technologies, is pioneering needle-based diagnostic and therapeutic technologies for orthopedics. Today, we announced that Trice raised $11.6 billion in a Series B financing, which was led by Safeguard with participation from BioStar Ventures and other existing investors. Proceeds from the funding will support Trice’s efforts to commercialize and market its initial diagnostic…

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Healthcare

Point-of-Care Testing gains ground with BD’s acquisition of Alverix

In 2007, Alverix set out to revolutionize point-of-care (POC) testing–medical tests conducted in the doctor’s office, at a patient’s bedside, in a clinic or even in a patient’s home. POC testing offers convenience and swift results. But to be effective, the tests must be absolutely accurate. Alverix’s products, which leverage optoelectronics, offer portability and affordability yet they can also detect…

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Life Sciences

30 percent of Safeguard’s Partner Companies Ranked on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500

The numbers are in. And we’re excited to announce that six of Safeguard’s partner companies have been named to the Deloitte Technology Fast 500TMList for 2013. Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies—both public and private—in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are…

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Corporate

Safeguard Announces Final Agenda and Webcast for Investor Day 2013

Safeguard announced the final agenda and webcast information for Investor Day 2013. The event will be held at the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow, October 8, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. EDT.   AGENDA 8:00 a.m. — Registration and Breakfast 8:30 a.m. — Opening Remarks Stephen T. Zarrilli, President and CEO, Safeguard 8:45 a.m. — Specialty Pharmaceuticals Putney,…

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Investor Day

Safeguard Scientifics Announces Details for 7th Annual Investor Day

SAVE THE DATE! Safeguard Scientifics will be hosting its 7th Annual Investor Day at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. EDT. Investor Day 2013 will offer the investor community an opportunity to hear from executives from Safeguard’s partner companiesabout growth opportunities and value creation strategies. Partner companies that are currently scheduled to present include,…

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