BC Platforms

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BC Platforms provides powerful genomic data management and analysis solutions to address some of the biggest healthcare challenges today by leveraging the convergence of genomics and healthcare information technologies.
The Company's high performing genomic data management platform enables flexible data integration, secure analysis and interpretation of molecular and clinical information.
BC Platforms’ vision is to revolutionize decision making in drug development to bring clinical benefits to patients.

TypePrivate
Founded1997
HQZürich, CH
Websitebcplatforms.com

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)70(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at BC Platforms

Richard Kivel

Richard Kivel

Chairman of the Board
Tom Gibbs

Tom Gibbs

Board Member
Jari Heikkinen

Jari Heikkinen

Board Member
Tero Silvola

Tero Silvola

CEO
Karen Tay Koh

Karen Tay Koh

Board Member
Ken Park

Ken Park

Board Member
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BC Platforms Office Locations

BC Platforms has offices in Zürich, Boston and Espoo
Zürich, CH (HQ)
Bleicherweg 10
Espoo, FI
Vaisalantie 2-8
Boston, MA, US
51 Melcher St
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BC Platforms Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1997

BC Platforms total Funding

$25 m

BC Platforms latest funding size

$15 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

BC Platforms investors

BC Platforms's latest funding round in December 2019 was reported to be $15 m. In total, BC Platforms has raised $25 m
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BC Platforms Operating Metrics

Dec, 2019

Countries Covered

25

Partners (Health and Wellness)

100
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BC Platforms Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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BC Platforms Online and Social Media Presence

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BC Platforms News and Updates

BC Platforms Partners with Genomenon to Boost Rare Disease Diagnostics and Research

ZURICH and BOSTON, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms, a global leader in healthcare data management, analytics and access announced that it has entered a collaboration with AI-driven genomics company, Genomenon (Ann Arbor, Michigan USA). The partnership is focused on two fronts....

BC Platforms, RIKEN and the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) collaborate on artificial intelligence approach to identify people most at risk of from COVID-19

ZURICH and BOSTON, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms, a global leader in clinical and genomic data management, analytics and access, announces that it has joined forces with Japan's RIKEN research institution and the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare ('THL'), in an...

BC Platforms delivers data platform for UK research consortium to improve detection of lung cancer

ZURICH and LONDON, Dec. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms, a global leader in clinical and genomic data management, analytics and access, today announced it is providing its discovery and research platform BC|INSIGHT to enable ground-breaking medical research into the early diagnosis...

BC Platforms Rings in an Award-Winning Year with record growth in its BCRQUEST.com global data partner network and BC|INSIGHT Discovery and Research platform

ZURICH and BOSTON, Dec. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms, a global leader in clinical and genomic data management, announces another milestone year for its BCRQUEST.com global data partner network. This network includes world leading biobanks in Europe and the USA, with the recent...

World's Leading Biobanks Join BC Platforms Global Data Partner Network to Advance Personalized Healthcare Research

ZURICH and BOSTON, April 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms, a global leader in providing a powerful data and technology platform for personalized healthcare, today announced it has added three new leading biobanks to its Global Data Partner Network, BCRQUEST.com, including Generation...

BC Platforms Partners with Dante Labs to Build Europe's Largest Next Generation Sequencing Laboratory for Private and Public Customers

ZURICH and BOSTON, Jan. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BC Platforms, a world leader in genomic data management and analytics, today announced that it has formed a partnership with Dante Labs, a global genetic testing and data analysis company specialized in whole genome sequencing and...
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BC Platforms Blogs

BC Platforms Partners with Australian Tissue Bank (ABCTB) to Improve Breast Cancer Outcomes

ABCTB joins the world’s top biobanks and healthcare data collections in the Global Data Partner Network BCRQUEST.com BC Platforms, a global leader in healthcare data management, analytics and access announced that it has formed a new data partnership with the Australian Breast Cancer Tissue Bank (AB…

Turning RWD into RWE: External Control Arm for Label Expansion

The post Turning RWD into RWE: External Control Arm for Label Expansion appeared first on BC Platforms.

Why is Patient Engagement for Healthcare Data Use Essential?

The secondary use of data has many benefits: making healthcare more cost and time effective, expanding knowledge about disease and treatments, and supporting public health goals, like detecting emerging pandemics, to name just a few. At the same time, the widespread use of healthcare data raises imp…

BC Platforms Appoints Weston Fox to Accelerate Growth in North America

BC Platforms, a world leader in providing powerful genomic data management and analysis solutions, today announced the appointment of Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), North America, Weston Fox to its Management Team. Mr. Fox, who has extensive experience and networks in Healthcare and Life Science, w…

BC Platforms delivers data platform for UK research consortium to improve detection of lung cancer

BC Platforms, a global leader in clinical and genomic data management, analytics and access, today announced it is providing its discovery and research platform BC|INSIGHT to enable ground-breaking medical research into the early diagnosis of lung cancer in order to save lives. Lung cancer is the bi…

Why a cloud agnostic solution best serves the needs of modern healthcare organizations

Leveraging the latest technology all in one environment for clinical genomics Healthcare organizations are continually overwhelmed by an increasing volume of data and multiple separate technology service options for data management. This can lead to increasing costs in data migration and multiple pa…
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BC Platforms Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BC Platforms founded?

    BC Platforms was founded in 1997.

  • Who are BC Platforms key executives?

    BC Platforms's key executives are Richard Kivel, Tom Gibbs and Jari Heikkinen.

  • How many employees does BC Platforms have?

    BC Platforms has 70 employees.

  • Who are BC Platforms competitors?

    Competitors of BC Platforms include PHEMI Systems, Verily Life Sciences and Castor EDC.

  • Where is BC Platforms headquarters?

    BC Platforms headquarters is located at Bleicherweg 10, Zürich.

  • Where are BC Platforms offices?

    BC Platforms has offices in Zürich, Boston and Espoo.

  • How many offices does BC Platforms have?

    BC Platforms has 3 offices.