Abbott and Bigfoot Biomedical Announce Collaboration to Develop Breakthrough Diabetes Technologies - July 13, 2017
Abbott Park, Ill., and Milpitas, Calif., July 13, 2017 – Abbott and Bigfoot Biomedical today announced that the companies have entered into an agreement to develop and commercialize diabetes management systems, integrating Abbott's FreeStyle® Libre glucose sensing technology with Bigfoot's insulin delivery solutions in the United States.
Bigfoot Biomedical Acquires Timesulin - June 8, 2017
Milpitas, CA, United States, and London, England, June 8, 2017 – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., a new kind of medical device company harnessing the power of machine learning to automatically and continuously optimize insulin delivery for people with insulin-requiring diabetes, today announced that it has acquired London-based biotech company Patients Pending, LTD, makers of the Timesulin® insulin pen timer cap, and its Bluetooth-enabled insulin pen dose capture technology.
Bigfoot Biomedical Welcomes Karen Talmadge to Board of Directors - May 24, 2017
Milpitas, CA, May 24, 2017 – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., a new kind of medical device company harnessing the power of machine learning to automatically and continuously optimize insulin delivery for people with insulin-requiring diabetes, today announced that biomedical industry entrepreneur Karen Talmadge, PhD, has joined its experienced Board of Directors.
Bigfoot Biomedical Announces Clinical Advisory Board - May 18, 2017
Milpitas, CA, May 18, 2017 – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., a privately held innovative machine learning company focused on developing solutions intended for people with insulin-requiring diabetes, today announced the members of its Clinical Advisory Board which will provide expert guidance to the team at Bigfoot working to develop an innovative product portfolio.
Bigfoot Biomedical Receives Investment from T1D Exchange - February 15, 2017
Milpitas, CA, February 17, 2017 – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc. today announced a significant investment from T1D Exchange, a nonprofit organization driving faster, more informed research and commercialization efforts to improve outcomes for people with T1D. The collaboration with Bigfoot marks the first investment out of T1D Exchange’s multi-million dollar initiative to accelerate the development and delivery of automated insulin delivery technology and solutions.
Bigfoot Biomedical Receives Investment from JDRF T1D Fund - January 26, 2017
Milpitas, CA, January 27, 2017 – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., a highly anticipated machine learning company founded by people directly impacted by Type 1 Diabetes (T1D), today announced an equity investment from the newly established JDRF T1D Fund, a strategic venture philanthropy fund with a focus on making high‐impact, early‐stage investments to accelerate commercial development of life‐changing therapies for people living with T1D.
Bigfoot Biomedical Raises $35.5 Million in Series A Financing - October 19, 2016
Milpitas, CA, October 19, 2016 – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., a highly anticipated precision medicine company founded by people directly impacted by Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) today announced a Series A investment of $35.5 million, led by entities advised by Quadrant Capital Advisors, with participation from Cormorant Asset Management, Senvest Capital, and Visionnaire Ventures. The funding will support final development activities for Bigfoot’s smartloop™ automated insulin delivery service, the world’s first Internet-of-Things medical device system delivered as a monthly service.
Bigfoot Biomedical Enrolls First Patients in Clinical Trial of smartloop™ Automated Insulin Delivery System - July 21, 2016
Milpitas, CA, July 21, 2016 – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., a company founded and led by people affected by and living with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D), has enrolled its first patients in a clinical trial for the Bigfoot smartloop™ automated insulin delivery system.
Bigfoot and Dexcom Sign Partnership Agreement - June 3, 2015
New York, NY — Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc. today announced it has entered into a development agreement with Dexcom, Inc. to integrate data from the Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System into the Bigfoot insulin delivery system. Bigfoot Biomedical is developing a comprehensive Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) Management System employing simple design, cloud connectivity, and human-centered-automation. The newly announced partnership will enable glucose data to travel seamlessly from the Dexcom transmitter into the Bigfoot system to enable automated delivery of insulin for people with T1D.
Bigfoot Biomedical Acquires the Assets of Asante Solutions - May 28, 2015
New York, NY, May 28, 2015 – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., a company developing a comprehensive Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) Management System employing simple design, cloud connectivity, and human-centered-automation, today announced it has acquired all assets of Asante Solutions, manufacturer of the Asante Snap insulin pump. The acquisition marks a strategically meaningful step towards Bigfoot’s broader vision to provide all people with T1D an accessible, affordable, automated, connected solution.