Top 5 Medical Device VC Deals, H1 2010

A simplified diabetes device, two eye treatments, a surgical back device, and diagnostic biomarkers--these five technologies attracted the most venture capital funding in the first half of 2010. At the halfway point, Intuity Medical and its all-in-one glucose monitoring system gained the most funding.

In the second quarter, the industry landed $755 million on 95 deals, up 40 percent from the first quarter, according to PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Overall in the first half, medical device makers drew in $1.272 billion in 156 device deals. Report >>

1. Intuity Medical - $64M
2. TearScience - $44.5M
3. Aquesys - $35M
4. Baxano -  $30M
5. Astute Medical - $26.5M

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