Financings in medtech exceed $300 million in October 2010, cross $3 billion for year to date

Medical technology financings during the month of October 2010 exceeded $300 million, led by a strong number of larger investments, the top six of which were in excess of $20 million each.

Total medtech financings for 2010 now total $3.13 billion. For a summary of 2010 financings, by month, see link.