Medical Device VC Funding : Quick Snapshot

15 Transactions, USD168 million, Medtech VC Funding

Medical Device VC Funding remained on steady mode for the year 2014. With beginning of 2015, industry welcomed 15 funding transactions between VC firms and medtech start-ups. Total value of USD 168 million was transacted between medtech startups and VC firms.Series B took the major share  amid different funding types, while IVD category remained the favorite category in comparison to its counterparts, mainly in terms of deal counts. Deal value wise Cardiology emerged as a fore runner. US remained at the forefront of VC activity focus, with all the top fund receivers, namely CardioFocus, EarlySense, Obalon Therapeutics, Sera Prognostics been headquartered in United States. Below is a quick info-graphics on January’s number pertaining to VC funding:

VC Funding January MDT

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