Each Friday the Global Corporate Venturing Deal Net rounds up the week’s smaller deals and tracks the emerging companies accessing corporate funds.
SoftBank, Lam Research, Lockheed Martin and Micron all featured in Mythic's $30m series B1 round, which brought the AI microchip maker's total series B intake to $70m.
National Grid Partners invested in sound recognition technology developer Audio Analytic's $12m series B round, which will fund product development.
Demand Analytics and Ideo-backed InFarm has landed $100m to expand its modular urban farms to retailers in the UK, US and Japan.
The retail analytics software developer increased its overall funding to $37m with a Unilever Ventures-backed round that will fund hiring and product development.
Cancer drug developer Oncologie raised $80m from investors including Nan Fung Life Sciences and the Nan Fung-funded Pivotal BioVentures China.
Itochu was among the investors in a series B round that electric vehicle rental service Dishangtie closed at $100m earlier this year.
Vestaron raised $40m in the Novo-led round, which will support the expansion of Vestaron's range of peptide-based biopesticides.