Current Portfolio

  • ArborMetrix

    • Investment Date: June 2013
    • Co-Investor: RPM Ventures, Arboretum Ventures
    • Headquarters: Ann Arbor, MI
    • Sector: Healthcare IT
    • Company Synopsis: ArborMetrix is a healthcare data analytics firm that offers software and services to help hospitals, health plans, professional societies and patients understand, compare and improve quality and cost-efficiency.
  • Delphinus Medical Technologies

    • Investment Date: May 2010
    • Co-Investor: Arboretum Ventures, Beringea Private Equity, North Coast Technology Ventures
    • Headquarters: Plymouth, MI
    • Sector: Healthcare - Diagnostics
    • Company Synopsis: Delphinus Medical Technologies is commercializing an ultrasound-based, diagnostic imaging system for the early detection of breast cancer. http://www.arboretumvc.com/portfolio/delphinus-medical-technlologies/
  • Direct Flow Medical

    • Investment Date: March 2005
    • Co-Investor: Draper Fisher Jurvetson, EDF Ventures, Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation, Foundation Medical Partners, Spray Venture Partners, New Leaf Venture Partners, VantagePoint Capital Partners
    • Headquarters: Santa Rosa, CA
    • Sector: Medical Devices
    • Company Synopsis: Percutaneous medical devices for cardiovascular diseases.
  • Environmental Operating Solutions

    • Investment Date: June, 2008 and March 2011
    • Co-Investor: Stuart Mill Venture, MidPoint Food and Agriculture Fund, Meidlinger Partners, Angels
    • Headquarters: Bourne, MA
    • Sector: Cleantech
    • Company Synopsis: Environmental Operating Solutions, Inc. (EOSi) creates agriculturally-derived products to remove the pollutant nitrogen from wastewater. Their proprietary MicroC™ Premium Carbon Sources were designed to safely and cost effectively reduce nitrogen by converting it to water and In the past, nitrogen has been removed from wastewater through a treatment process that included liquid methanol. MicroC™ Premium Carbon Sources provide a viable alternative to methanol. It provides the necessary carbon source for denitrification without the safety hazards. Since 2003, wastewater treatment facilities throughout the United States have been using MicroC™ products in a broad range of applications, from municipal and industrial wastewater treatment plants to shopping plazas, golf courses, sports venues and schools.
  • IntelePeer

    • Investment Date: January 2008
    • Co-Investor: EDF Ventures, VantagePoint Capital Partners, Kennet Partners, Magis
    • Headquarters: San Mateo, CA
    • Sector: Telecom
    • Company Synopsis: Intelepeer is a leading provider of on-demand cloud-based communications services to enterprises and contact centers. Intelepeer is transforming communications by delivering multimodal communications like voice, video, SMS etc., across devices, networks and geographies. The solutions provided by Intelepeer make it easy for it’s customers to rapidly and cost effectively transition from legacy telecommunication networks to next-gen IP-based communications. As a result, it’s customers can get more from their communications with little or no additional capital expenditures and improve the financial return on their communications equipment and services investment.
  • Intelligent Clearing Network

    • Investment Date: May, 2010
    • Co-Investor: Early Stage Partners II, Saugatuck, Connecticut Innovations, LaunchPartners, Wynne, Shields
    • Headquarters: New Canaan, CT
    • Sector: Enterprise SaaS
    • Company Synopsis: Intelligent Clearing Network is an innovative company offering Software as a Service (SaaS) for complete real-time promotion management and paper coupon validation for retailers, manufacturers, and media companies. ICN is a facilitator of real-time, seamless execution for enabling programs such as automating promotion management, managing complex promotions, digital or direct to card programs, fraud prevention etc. The company’s clearing network provides manufacturers, media companies, and retailers with real-time redemption information at the moment the incentive clears the retailer’s POS system.
  • Lycera

    • Investment Date: July 2008
    • Co-Investor: EDF Ventures, ARCH Venture Partners, Clarus Ventures, Interwest Ventures
    • Headquarters: Ann Arbor, MI
    • Sector: Therapeutics
    • Company Synopsis: Therapeutics for diseases of the immune system. http://www.edfvc.com/healthcare.html
  • NanoBio

    • Investment Date: January 2006
    • Co-Investor: Perseus LLC
    • Headquarters: Ann Arbor, MI
    • Sector: Therapeutics
    • Company Synopsis: Company Synopsis: NanoBio is using its proprietary therapeutic technology to develop and commercialize topical antimicrobial products, including anti-infectives, dermatologicals, and vaccines http://www.perseusllc.com/portfolio/nanobio.htm
  • Nanocerox

    • Investment Date: 2006, 2007, 2009
    • Co-Investor: Hexagon, Valenti, Angels, Samstock, EGI, Arbor
    • Headquarters: Ann Arbor, MI
    • Sector: Nanopowders
    • Company Synopsis: Nanocerox, Inc develops, refines, manufactures and markets high-technology materials (nanopowders) used as raw materials for products requiring transparency, durability and heat resistance for use in industrial, military, medical and aerospace applications, as well as for use as additives in the chemical processing industry. The Company has created a proprietary development platform that facilitates the creation and manufacture of nanopowders that are used to create transparent polycrystalline ceramic products. In addition the Company's nanopowders are used as additives and for the base raw material in a variety of other products.
  • NeuMoDx Molecular, Inc.

    • Investment Date: March 2013
    • Co-Investor: Arboretum Ventures
    • Headquarters: Ann Arbor, MI
    • Sector: Healthcare Diagnostics
    • Company Synopsis: "NeuMoDx Molecular, Inc. will provide hospital and clinical reference laboratories with a vastly superior solution for in vitro molecular diagnostic (MDx) testing."
  • Arbor Photonics

    • Investment Date: February 2009 as Arbor Photonics
    • Co-Investor: RPM Ventures
    • Headquarters: Ann Arbor, MI
    • Sector: Consumer Electronics/Devices
    • Company Synopsis: Company Synopsis: Arbor Photonics is committed to providing high power laser solutions that increase productivity and enable new capabilities for advanced laser materials processing and defense applications. Arbor Photonics is developing highly reliable fiber lasers that feature an unmatched combination of beam quality and optical power. Their proprietary fiber platform technology expands the limits of single mode laser performance to hundreds of watts of average pulsed power and multi-kilowatts of continuous wave optical power. These lasers can enable dramatic improvements in throughput and processing speed in microelectronics manufacturing, solar cell processing, and industrial materials processing applications.
  • Sonitus Medical

    • Investment Date: May 2011
    • Co-Investor: Arboretum Ventures, RWI, Aberdare, Novartis, Abingworth
    • Headquarters: San Mateo, CA
    • Sector: Medical Devices
    • Company Synopsis: Sonitus Medical is pioneering the development of a non–surgical, removable hearing device to treat patients suffering from single–sided deafness.
  • TransCorp Spine

    • Investment Date: May 2011
    • Co-Investor: EDF Ventures
    • Headquarters: Byron Center, MI
    • Sector: Medical Devices
    • Company Synopsis: Develops and commercializes novel minimally invasive surgical instruments and implants for neurosurgical and orthopedic applications.