Buoy Snags $6.7M for Chatbot, as A.I. Pushes Further Into Healthcare
On Wednesday, the Boston-based startup announced it raised $6.7 million in a Series A funding round led by F-Prime Capital Partners, a Cambridge, MA-based venture capital firm affiliated with Fidelity Investments. Other investors in the round include New York-based FundRx and individual investors. Le says Buoy has now raised a total of $9.2 million from investors. The company sits at the intersection of several trends, including the proliferation of software tools geared toward helping patients be more proactive in their care, and a push to apply artificial intelligence-related technologies to healthcare.