TearScience - Top 10 Medical Device VC Deals of 2010

Company: TearScience
Based: Morrisville, NC
Amount: $44.5M

Investors: Essex Woodland Health Ventures, Investor Growth Capital, General Catalyst Partners, De Novo Ventures, Spray Ventures Partners and Quaker Bioventures

Scoop: TearScience gathered $44.5 million in a single Series C venture capital deal on May 5. The company plans to use the funds to commercialize diagnostic and treatment devices for dry eye syndrome. Their LipiFlow device has been approved in Europe, but is awaiting an FDA nod.

TearScience - Top 10 Medical Device VC Deals of 2010
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