• Des Moines-based OpenLoop, an online platform that connects clinicians with innovative digital health companies, has closed a $3 million seed. Participants included Next Level Ventures, Panoramic VC, Techstars and ISA Ventures.

  • Cellular agriculture startup Cultured Decadence, located in Madison, WI, recently secured $1.6 million in a pre-seed funding round to advance its mission of making lab-grown seafood, particularly lobster.