Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2013

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 37


  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private

  • Investors
  • 78

Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) General Information


Manufacturer of core molecular biological technology-based devices intended to make advanced biotechnology accessible to everyone. The company's devices are used to detect any Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) or Ribonucleic acid (RNA) sequence, pathogen, or virus and can also perform genetic genotyping, enabling doctors to carry out DNA testing easily at a comparatively low cost and brewers to save money by detecting contamination in the brewing process.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Diagnostic Equipment
Other Industries
Corporate Office
  • 990 Richard Avenue
  • Suite 110
  • Santa Clara, CA 95050
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000

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Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Secondary Transaction - Private 25-Jan-2022 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Seed Round 01-Apr-2017 00.00 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 01-May-2015 $1M $1M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Product Crowdfunding 05-Dec-2014 $203K Completed Startup
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Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) Comparisons

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Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) Competitors (9)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
LightDeck Formerly VC-backed Boulder, CO 00 000.00 000000&0 000.00
Illumina Formerly VC-backed San Diego, CA 0000 00.000 0000 00.000
Invisible Sentinel Formerly VC-backed Philadelphia, PA 00 0000 000000&0 0000
Biomeme Venture Capital-Backed Philadelphia, PA 000 000.00 0000000000 000.00
Nabsys Venture Capital-Backed Providence, RI 00 0000 00000000000 0000
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Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jessie Ho Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer & Head of Research & Development and Operations
Aaron Myung Chief Product Officer
Victor Henning Ph.D Advisor
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Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) Investors (78)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Adam Sharp Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Alan Salisbury Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Amar Umap Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Andrew Karlin Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Andrew Milmoe Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) FAQs

  • When was Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) founded?

    Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) was founded in 2013.

  • Who is the founder of Chai (Diagnostic Equipment)?

    Josh Perfetto and Jessie Ho are the founders of Chai (Diagnostic Equipment).

  • Where is Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) headquartered?

    Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA.

  • What is the size of Chai (Diagnostic Equipment)?

    Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) has 37 total employees.

  • What industry is Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) in?

    Chai (Diagnostic Equipment)’s primary industry is Diagnostic Equipment.

  • Is Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) a private or public company?

    Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) is a Private company.

  • What is Chai (Diagnostic Equipment)’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) is 000000.

  • How much funding has Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) raised over time?

    Chai (Diagnostic Equipment) has raised $5.2M.

  • Who are Chai (Diagnostic Equipment)’s investors?

    Adam Sharp, Alan Salisbury, Amar Umap, Andrew Karlin, and Andrew Milmoe are 5 of 78 investors who have invested in Chai (Diagnostic Equipment).

  • Who are Chai (Diagnostic Equipment)’s competitors?

    LightDeck, Illumina, Invisible Sentinel, Biomeme, and Nabsys are some of the 9 competitors of Chai (Diagnostic Equipment).

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