Based: San Jose, CA
Amount: $36 million
Investors: Split Rock Partners, OrbiMed, Prospect Venture Partners, Vanguard Ventures, BBT Fund/Apothecary Capital, Highland Capital Management, private investors
Scoop: DFINE is developing minimally invasive system for treating vertebral compression fractures and other spinal disorders. Its products include products include the StabiliT Vertebral Augmentation System and StabiliT ER Bone Cement. The company's system give doctors a precise way to deliver ultra-high viscosity bone cement to fractures of the spine.