Fundings for medical technology companies for the month currently stand at $281 million. Top fundings for the month include:
- $85 million for Insulet Corp. (insulin pump)
- $45 million for LipoScience, Inc. (NMR diagnostics)
- $23.8 million for Ocular Therapeutix (ophthalmic drug delivery)
- $22.3 million for Tryton Medical (stent for bifurcated coronary lesions)
The complete list of medtech fundings for January are detailed at link.
Please see our prior post on medtech financing trends 2009-2012. Fundings for medtech in 2012 came in at $5,014 million, just 2% off from the $5,121 million raised in 2011.