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Profusa’s mission is to make our body’s chemistry easily accessible to improve health and wellness. We are dedicated to becoming a leader in the development of real-time biosensors that provide unprecedented insights into our overall health status. We are leading the development of a new generation of biointegrated sensors that empowers the individual with the ability to monitor their unique body chemistry in unprecedented ways to transform the management of personal health and disease. Our technology enables the development of bioengineered sensors that become one with the body to detect and continuously transmit actionable, medical-grade data for personal and medical use.
HQEmeryville, US

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)97(-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Profusa

Ben Hwang

Ben Hwang

Chairman and CEO
Natalie Wisniewski

Natalie Wisniewski

Founder, CTO
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Profusa Office Locations

Profusa has an office in Emeryville
Emeryville, US (HQ)
5959 Horton St #450
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Profusa Financials and Metrics

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Profusa total Funding

$61 m

Profusa latest funding size

$45 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Profusa investors

Profusa's latest funding round in August 2018 was reported to be $45 m. In total, Profusa has raised $61 m
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Profusa News and Updates

Research Presented at LINC Suggests the Profusa Lumee® Oxygen Platform May Improve Clinical Management of Patients with Critical Limb Ischemia

LEIPZIG, Germany and EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Profusa, a digital health company that is pioneering the next generation of personalized medicine, today announced research findings that suggest the company's Lumee® Oxygen Platform may help improve the clinical...

Profusa Receives CE Mark Approval to Market the Wireless Lumee® Oxygen Platform for Continuous, Real-Time Monitoring of Tissue Oxygen

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Profusa, a digital health company that is pioneering the next generation of personalized medicine, today announced it has received Conformité Européenne (CE) Mark approval to market its Wireless Lumee® Oxygen Platform for continuous,...

Profusa Named One of FierceMedTech's "Fierce 15" Companies To Watch

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Profusa today announced that it has been named by FierceMedTech as one of 2018's Fierce 15 med tech companies, designating it as one of the most promising private med tech companies in the industry. Profusa, an empowered health...

Profusa Recognized by Frost & Sullivan For Innovation in the Biochemical Sensors Market

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Profusa, a company dedicated to the development of tissue-integrating biosensors for the continuous monitoring of body chemistries, today announced it has been awarded Entrepreneurial Company of the Year in the Continuous Monitoring Biochemical ...

VC-backed Profusa appoints former Senate Majority Leader Frist to board

South San Francisco-based Profusa, a developer of sensors for chronic disease management and healthy living, has named Dr. William Frist to its board of directors. Frist is the former U.S. Senate Majority Leader. Currently, he is a partner and chairman of the executive council at Cressey & Co. P…

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Profusa Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Profusa founded?

    Profusa was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Profusa key executives?

    Profusa's key executives are Ben Hwang and Natalie Wisniewski.

  • How many employees does Profusa have?

    Profusa has 97 employees.

  • Who are Profusa competitors?

    Competitors of Profusa include Aspire Bariatrics, HealthBeacon and Acurest.

  • Where is Profusa headquarters?

    Profusa headquarters is located at 5959 Horton St #450, Emeryville.

  • Where are Profusa offices?

    Profusa has an office in Emeryville.

  • How many offices does Profusa have?

    Profusa has 1 office.