Medical technology investment dips in April 2012

Total medtech financings for medtech reached only $197 million in April 2012, compared to an average of $379 million per month for the first three months in 2012.

The top medtech financings for the month are below:

  • $32.7 million – Myoscience, Inc. – Cryotherapy
  • $25.0 million – EnteroMedics, Inc. – Neuroblocking devices for the treatment of obesity
  • $21.2 million – Silk Road Medical, Inc. – Medical devices for neurovascular conditions
  • $17.9 million – Derma Sciences, Inc. – Devices and pharmaceuticals in advanced wound care
  • $16.5 million – AlloCure, Inc. – Isolation and expansion of mesenchymal stem cells for treatment of kidney injury
  • $16.5 million – Wavetec Vision Systems  – Wavefront measurement systems for use in ophthalmology

The complete list of medtech companies receiving financing and/or investment in April 2012 is shown at link.

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