Medtech fundings for May 2014

Fundings for medical technology in May 2014 by mid-month have already reached $566 million, led by the $120 million raised by K2M Group Holdings in its initial public offering. Below is a list of the month’s top fundings to date:

Company fundingProduct/technology
K2M Group Holdings, Inc., has closed a $120 million initial public offering, according to the companyMinimally invasive spine technologies
TransEnterix has raised $52.2 million in a public offering according to the companyRobotic surgical system
Synthetic Genomics, Inc. (SGI), has received a $50 million investment by Lung Biotechnology Inc., a subsidiary of United Therapeutics Corporation, according to SGI.Humanized pig lungs for transplant
Inspire Medical Systems, Inc., has raised $40 million in a Series E round of funding according to press reportsImplanted device for select patients with obstructive sleep apnea
NeoStem, Inc., has raised $38 million in a round of funding according to a regulatory filingCell based therapeutics to prevent, treat, cure, or regenerate damaged or aged tissue, cells and organs
GI Dynamics, Inc., has raised $31.7 million in a round of funding according to the companyGastric sleeve for the treatment of obesity
EndoGastric Solutions, Inc., has raised $30 million in a Series G round of funding according to the companyEndoluminal reconstruction for treatment of GERD

For the complete list of medtech fundings during May 2014, see link.

For a full list of the fundings in medtech, by month, since 2009, see link.

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