Bloomberg Radio conducted a live interview with Dr. Eric Schadt, Sema4 Founder and CEO. Among other things, he covered the current status of COVID-19 testing in the U.S. and the work Sema4 is doing to combat COVID-19. Dr. Schadt’s interview starts at five minutes and 48 seconds in the link below. LISTEN HERE
TechCrunch | 07.29.20
Using population health analysis to improve patient care brings Sema4 a $1.1 billion valuation
Sema4’s $121 million financing came from BlackRock, Deerfield and Moore Strategic Ventures, and follows only 12 months after another $120 million institutional financing from investors, including Blackstone, Section 32, Oak HC/FT, Decheng and the Connecticut Innovation Fund.
Sema4 Closes $121 Million Series C Led by BlackRock
Sema4 announces that BlackRock led its oversubscribed Series C financing of $121 million at a post-money valuation of over $1 billion. Additional new investors include Deerfield and Moore Strategic Ventures.
Sema4’s announces additional nationwide support for governmental organizations and other entities seeking a COVID-19 testing solution that enables rapid, informed decisions with a seamless digital experience.
Sema4 Receives Approval from NYS DOH for Sema4 Signal™ WES/WTS and PanCancer Somatic Tests
Sema4 has become the first company with a commercial laboratory to be approved by New York State for Whole Exome/Whole Transcriptome Sequencing for solid and hematologic malignancies utilizing tumor-normal analysis. READ MORE
Genome Web | 07.15.20
Sema4 Nabs New York State Approval for Cancer Somatic Sequencing Tests
GenomeWeb reported on Sema4 securing approval from the New York State Department of Health to conduct its Sema4 Signal™ Whole Exome/Transcriptome Sequencing and PanCancer somatic tests. READ MORE
Clinical Lab Products published a story on Sema4’s launch of Sema4 Signal™ and how it enables a holistic approach to support oncologists delivering precision medicine throughout a patient’s journey. READ MORE
Sema4 has announced the launch of Sema4 Signal™, a new family of products and services providing data-driven precision oncology solutions with advanced analytics, digital tools, and exome-based somatic and hereditary cancer genomic tests. READ MORE
Senator Chris Murphy | 06.30.20
Murphy Highlights Stamford Innovator Sema4 as “Murphy’s Innovator of the Month”
U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (Conn.) named Sema4 as his “Innovator of the Month” for June 2020. Senator Murphy recognized Sema4 for its innovative, patient-centered approach to healthcare and for joining the fight against COVID-19. READ MORE