Minneapolis HealthTech Startup GeneMatters Is Raising $3.5m


Minneapolis healthtech venture GeneMatters is raising a $3.5m in a new equity funding round with $129k secured per SEC filing.

GeneMatters provides nationwide telehealth genetic counseling services in areas such as hereditary cancer, reproductive health, cardiology, neurology and more, in all 50 states and Canada:

“Our passion is to improve patient access to genetic counseling through a scalable telehealth service. We provide a genetic counseling service with flexible staffing models and clinical expertise, delivered through an online platform that integrates with patient workflow. We partner with hospitals, health networks, clinics, academic centers and genetic labs to build or expand access to genetic counselors. “

The company was birthed by technology incubator Invenshure in 2016 and is believed to have raised $2m prior to this round. The ~20 person company is led by CEO Jill Davies.