Inari Medical, Inc., an Irvine, CA-based medical device company, closed a $12.4m Series B venture capital financing round.
Backers included members of the board of directors, returning investors Versant Ventures and US Venture Partners and several medical device industry veterans.
The company intends to use the funds for product improvements and clinical studies that demonstrate the value of the FlowTriever™ Retrieval/Aspiration System in several markets.
Led by Bill Hoffman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Bob Rosenbluth, Chairman and Co-founder, Inari has developed a system for the interventional treatment of vascular thrombus and emboli. Its FlowTriever is an FDA cleared, catheter-based thrombectomy device shown to extract significant amounts of clot from large vessels.