Medical technologies that are achieving current funding

Below is the list of technologies that have received funding in this month alone in medical technologies. The technologies are ranked in descending order of the amount of funding received.

  • Continuous subcutaneous delivery of drug for treatment of Type 2 diabetes
  • Implants and implant surgical systems for orthopedic joint replacement
  • Portable preservation systems that perfuse nutrients in heart or lungs for transplant
  • Transcatheter mitral valve implantation system
  • Sensor-embedded contact lens to monitor intraocular pressure and optimize treatment options in glaucoma
  • Cell-based therapies for autoimmune diseases including multiple sclerosis
  • Continuous, contact-free system for monitoring patients’ vital signs
  • Opto-acoustic imaging technology for breast cancer
  • Technologies for annular closure of spinal discs to prevent reherniation
  • Non-fusion spinal implant technology
  • Spine surgical technologies
  • Proton therapy systems for cancer treatment
  • Minimally invasive device for tumor removal in neurosurgery
  • Undisclosed medical technology (see The Foundry)
  • Minimally invasive treatment for abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Arrhthythmia diagnostics
  • Biomedical product development company focusing medical devices, operating room equipment, surgical instruments and diagnostics
  • Investigating compounds that will achieve regression in atherosclerotic plaques
  • Coronary stents
  • Ozone injection for disc herniation
  • Portable, non-invasive transcranial magnetic stimulation devices for treatment of migraine
  • Transdermal drug delivery for wound healing
  • Closure devices in cardiovascular procedures
  • Less invasive, catheter-based approach to treatment of congestive heart failure
  • Low cost total hip and total knee orthopedic implants
  • Blood glucose monitoring system
  • Undisclosed stem cell technology.
  • Technologies for the treatment of atrial fibrillation
  • Technology to extract interstitial fluid without puncture for analysis
  • Devices for the treatment of stroke and vascular disease

For a list of the companies and the technologies that are gaining funding, with funding amounts, see link.

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