SleepScore acquires app and wearable that detects snoring

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

CARLSBAD, Calif. – SleepScore Labs, a joint venture between ResMed, Dr. Mehmet Oz and Pegasus Capital Partners, has acquired Netherlands-based digital health company Sleep.ai. Founded in 2014, Sleep.ai created an app and wearable for detecting if a user is snoring and/or grinding their teeth, and helps dentists monitor patients after they’ve begun dental treatment for either condition. “We are only at the beginning of what we can do to help improve people’s lives by diagnosing and improving their sleep health, helping them get better treatment and outcomes,” said Michiel Allessie, Sleep.ai founder and CEO, who will join the SleepScore Labs team in Carlsbad, Calif., as vice president of snoring and bruxism. “With the knowledge and the drive of the team at SleepScore Labs, along with the available technology, I believe we can really change the landscape of sleep in the coming years and help people significantly improve their sleep health.” The Sleep.ai app, which has been downloaded more than 250,000 times form the App Store and Google Play store, will be available on its own website and that of SleepScore Labs. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.