Floreo Bolsters Autism Services With Autism Eyes Acquisition, Cleveland Clinic Investment

Behavioral health-focused virtual reality company Floreo has acquired Autism Eyes, an autism diagnostic tool developed by Cleveland Clinic Innovations. This news coincides with an announcement that Cleveland Clinic has made a strategic investment in Floreo. Founded in 2016, Floreo uses a virtual reality platform to help neurodiverse individuals develop new skills. The platform allows therapists […]

Autism Tech Startups Aim for FDA Approval, Driving Efficiency, Market Growth

More startups are seeking Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for autism spectrum disorders interventions beyond behavior therapies. While widely varied in type and approach, these companies seek to bring the scientific rigor and scrutiny that is more of a type with medical devices. The FDA clearance process provides something tantamount to a permission slip […]

Autism Impact Fund Makes Investments in Seven Startups

The Autism Impact Fund (AIF), which provides venture capital and private equity capital to emerging autism care companies, announced recently that it had invested in seven growth and early-stage companies.  The total amount of funding provided to the companies by AIF was not disclosed. The companies receiving AIF funding included: Axial Therapeutics: A clinical stage […]