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22 NeuroTech Companies That Want to Hack Your Brain

Neuroscience is an important aspect of medical advancement but it doesn’t have to stop at the theory. The results of scientific research will ideally lead to an technological application. In this case that would be done by NeuroTech companies, in the larger area of HealthTech orgs.

Here is a list of 22 such NeuroTech companies that work in a more than interesting field. Some of these want to help people who are suffering from diseases or other chronic pains, others seek to give you a better sleep or even help you lose weight. This is a hot space right now and you should keep an eye on these companies in the future.


Neuralink

Headquarter: San Francisco, US
Founding year: 2016
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Founded by:

  • Ben Rapoport
  • Dongjin Seo
  • Elon Musk
  • Max Hodak
  • Paul Merolla
  • Philip Sabes
  • Tim Gardner
  • Tim Hanson
  • Vanessa Tolosa

Funding amount: $26,960,000
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SPR Therapeutics

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Headquarter: Cleveland, US
Founding year: 2010
Founded by: Maria E. Bennett
Funding amount: $44,007,110


Mindstrong Health

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Headquarter: Palo Alto, US
Founding year: 2014
Founded by:

  • Richard Klausner
  • Paul Dagum
  • Thomas Insel

Funding amount: $14,000,000


Neuros Medical LogoNeuros Medical

Headquarter: Willoughby, US
Founding year: 2008
Founded by: Jon J. Snyder
Funding amount: $38,785,029


Neuronetics (NeuroStar)

neurostar neuronetics logo
Headquarter: Malvern, US
Founding year: 2003
Founded by:

  • Norman Weldon
  • Charles E. Larsen

Funding amount: $176,300,000


ElectroCore

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Headquarter: Morris Plains, US
Founding year: 2005
Founded by:

  • JP Errico
  • Thomas J. Errico
  • Charles Theofilos
  • Peter Staats

Funding amount: $88,000,000


Muse Logo InteraXonInteraXon (Muse)

Headquarter: Toronto, Canada
Founding year: 2007
Founded by:

  • Trevor Coleman
  • Chris Aimone
  • Ariel Garten

Funding amount: $17,200,000
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BrainCheck Logo ColorBrainCheck

Headquarter: Houston, US
Founding year: 2015
Founded by: David Eagleman
Funding amount: $4,494,692


BioDirection

BioDirection Logo
Headquarter: Tucson, US
Founding year: 2010
Founded by: Brian McGlynn
Funding amount: $11,637,500


Rythm (Dreem)

Rythm Dreem Logo
Headquarter: San Francisco, US
Founding year: 2014
Founded by:

  • Quentin Soulet de Brugiere
  • Hugo Mercier

Funding amount: $22,000,000


RightEye LogoRightEye

Headquarter: Bethesda, US
Founding year:2012
Founded by:

  • Adam Gross
  • Melissa Hunfalvay

Funding amount: $10,405,000


Aleva Neurotherapeutics LogoAleva Neurotherapeutics

Headquarter: Lausanne, Switzerland
Founding year: 2008
Founded by:

  • André Mercanzini
  • Jean-Pierre Rosat
  • Claudio Pollo
  • Philipe Renaud
  • Paul Pyzowski

Funding amount: $57,023,570


BrainCo

brainco-logo-greyHeadquarter: Somerville, US
Founding year: 2015
Founded by: Bicheng Han
Funding amount: $5,900,000


Paradromics LogoParadromics

Headquarter: San Jose, US
Founding year: 2015
Founded by: Matt Angle
Funding amount: $20,500,000


Synchron

Synchron NeuroTech Logo
Headquarter: Campbell, US
Founding year: 2016
Founded by:

  • Thomas Oxley
  • Nicholas Opie

Funding amount: $10,000,000


Neurable Logo

Neurable

Headquarter: Cambridge, US
Founding year: 2015
Founded by: Ramses Alcaide
Funding amount: $2,000,000


BrainSpec

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Headquarter: Boston, US
Founding year: 2015
Founded by: Alexandra Zimmerman
Funding amount: $100,000


Sense Diagnostics

Headquarter: Cincinnati, US
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Founding year: 2014
Founded by:

  • Opeolu Adeoye
  • Joseph Clark
  • Matthew Flaherty
  • George Shaw
  • Dan Kincaid

Funding amount: $1,300,000


MindMaze

MindMaze Logo
Headquarter: Lausanne, Switzerland
Founding year: 2012
Founded by: Tej Tadi
Funding amount: $108,500,000


Modius Logo

ModiusHealth

Headquarter: San Diego, US
Founding year: 2013
Founded by:

  • Jason McKeown
  • Paul McGeoch

Funding amount: $1,213,633


Altoida

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Headquarter: Lucerne, Switzerland
Founding year: 2016
Founded by:

  • Fabian Wahle
  • Adrian Locher
  • Ioannis Tarnanas

Funding amount: Undisclosed


neuroqore logoNeuroQore

Headquarter: Ottawa, Canada
Founding year: 2011
Founded by:

  • Mehran Talebinejad
  • Adrian Chan

Funding amount: Undisclosed


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Source: Crunchbase / Respective websites

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