Cancer is one of the most deadly diseases and is said to affect one in three people in western world. A report by WHO (World Health Organisation) highlights that there has been a 70% increase in the occurrence of cancer worldwide. And, it is estimated that the number will increase on a yearly basis in the next couple of decades. Besides being deadly, the treatment for cancer is quite expensive and most people cannot afford it.
Having said that the ailment is affecting millions of people across the world, several startups in the medtech industry have come up with products and solutions that can be effective in the detection and treatment of cancer. Here, we have curated a list of medtech startups in Amsterdam that aim to revolutionise cancer cure as sourced from Dealroom.
CEO: Arthur Lahr
Funding: €52.6 million