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Founded Year



Series A - II | Alive

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Last Raised

$7.02M | 2 mos ago

About NextGen Jane

NextGen Jane is a company focused on women's health in the healthcare industry. The company offers a service where members can send in their used tampons, which are then analyzed to provide insights into their reproductive health and potential indicators of disease. The company primarily serves the healthcare industry. It was founded in 2014 and is based in Oakland, California.

Headquarters Location

400 29th Street Suite 105

Oakland, California, 94609,

United States



NextGen Jane's Products & Differentiators


    At NextGen Jane, we believe in enriching your QUALITY OF LIFE, expanding your AGENCY, and enabling your PURSUIT OF DATA. All good revolutions require a little blood and are anchored in coherent philosophies championed by an impassioned base. This is our revolution, to empower women and people who menstruate with the information needed to make smart decisions and take true health ownership. Every single month during your period, your body is providing you with a natural biopsy when it sheds your endometrial lining. What could we learn if we had the tools to listen? That's what we're developing at Jane - a way to listen to the molecular messages from the tissues of your body. Armed with our Smart Tampon platform that serves as a sentinel system for your reproductive health, we hope to impact how you manage your health.


Research containing NextGen Jane

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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned NextGen Jane in 1 CB Insights research brief, most recently on May 12, 2021.

Expert Collections containing NextGen Jane

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

NextGen Jane is included in 3 Expert Collections, including Beauty & Personal Care.


Beauty & Personal Care

858 items

These startups aim to provide health treatments, diagnosis tools, and products that do not require a prescription or connection with a health professional to enhance personal wellbeing. This includes supplements, women's health maintenance, OTC medicines, and more.


Digital Health

10,585 items

The digital health collection includes vendors developing software, platforms, sensor & robotic hardware, health data infrastructure, and tech-enabled services in healthcare. The list excludes pureplay pharma/biopharma, sequencing instruments, gene editing, and assistive tech.


Women's Health Tech

482 items

This collection includes companies applying technology to address a spectrum of physical, mental, and social well-being concerns specific to women. Examples include companies in reproductive health, maternal care, fertility tracking, and menopause support.

NextGen Jane Patents

NextGen Jane has filed 7 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • molecular biology
  • dna
  • gynaecology
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Infectious causes of cancer, Gynaecology, Molecular biology, Inflammations, Bacterial vaginosis


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Related Topics

Infectious causes of cancer, Gynaecology, Molecular biology, Inflammations, Bacterial vaginosis



Latest NextGen Jane News

Client Corner: Ridhi Tariyal, Co-founder & CEO of NextGen Jane

Oct 20, 2023

To embed, copy and paste the code into your website or blog: <iframe frameborder="1" height="620" scrolling="auto" src="//" style="border: 2px solid #ccc; overflow-x:hidden !important; overflow:hidden;" width="100%"></iframe> Our Client Corner: Perspectives from Founders, Financiers, and Friends podcast series hosted by Mintz Member Joshua Fox explores the dynamics of starting and running a business, investing in a business, and helping to support a business — through insights shared by entrepreneurs, investors, and members of the start-up community. We hope these conversations will provide valuable advice to you, the listener, as you’re working to successfully build your own business, as well as inspire others who are thinking about starting a new venture. In this episode of Client Corner, Josh chats with Ridhi Tariyal, co-founder and CEO of NextGen Jane , a company that is defining the next generation of obstetric and gynecological health. Before founding NextGen Jane, Ridhi led the operations and finances of a $10 million genomic endeavor in West Africa for the Broad Institute. Most of Ridhi’s career has been in health care, from operational roles in a big pharmaceutical company (Bristol-Myers Squibb) to strategic positions at smaller entrepreneurial organizations (like Embrace).

NextGen Jane Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was NextGen Jane founded?

    NextGen Jane was founded in 2014.

  • Where is NextGen Jane's headquarters?

    NextGen Jane's headquarters is located at 400 29th Street, Oakland.

  • What is NextGen Jane's latest funding round?

    NextGen Jane's latest funding round is Series A - II.

  • How much did NextGen Jane raise?

    NextGen Jane raised a total of $21.36M.

  • Who are the investors of NextGen Jane?

    Investors of NextGen Jane include Material Impact, National Institutes of Health, George Whitesides, George Church, Anne Morriss and 13 more.

  • Who are NextGen Jane's competitors?

    Competitors of NextGen Jane include theblood and 5 more.

  • What products does NextGen Jane offer?

    NextGen Jane's products include Platform.


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