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Lumen raises $62 million to measure metabolism through breath

The subscription service includes an app and a device which reveals the state of the user’s metabolism and shows the impact of nutrition and lifestyle on the body

CTech reports that Israeli company Lumen, which has developed a handheld device to measure metabolism through the breath, announced on Thursday that it has raised $62 million in a Series B funding round led by Pitango Venture Capital.

The Mor sisters came up with the idea to measure metabolism through breath during their PhD studies at Ben-Gurion University when they realized how wide the gap was between academic knowledge and practical implementations. 

Source - CTech/Twitter - Image - Ayelet Adar

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