Medtech fundings for January 2013

Jan-2013-fundingsFundings for medical technology companies for the month of January closed at $376 million.  Top fundings for the month included:

  • $85 million for Insulet Corp. (insulin pump)
  • $45 million for LipoScience, Inc. (NMR diagnostics)
  • $27 million for Ivantis (microstent for glaucoma)*
  • $23.8 million for Ocular Therapeutix (ophthalmic drug delivery)
  • $22.3 million for Tryton Medical (stent for bifurcated coronary lesions)

*Not shown in graph at right.

The complete list of medtech fundings for January is available 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.

Published by

P. Driscoll

Patrick Driscoll founded MedMarket Diligence and has become a leading source of analysis and insight in medical technology markets. He previously co-founded Medtech Insight and was a principal at Medical Data International. He has 25 years of experience assessing current and potential markets for medical technologies.

Leave a Reply