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Lightpoint Medical Raises £5M in Equity Funding


lightpointLightpoint Medical, a Chesham, England, UK-based provider of intraoperative molecular imaging and sensing solutions, secured £5m in equity funding.

Backers included Cambridge Capital Group, Venture Founders, Coutts Investment Club, Envestors, Fund Twenty8, SyndicateRoom, and Oxford Technology.

The company, which has also raised more than £3m in grant funding from the Horizon 2020 SME Instrument and Innovate UK, the UK’s Innovation Agency, intends to use the funds to accelerate commercial growth.

Led by Dr David Tuch, CEO, Lightpoint Medical provides the LightPath® Imaging System, an intraoperative imaging device capable of rapidly acquiring molecular images of tissue specimens and is advancing a robotic laparoscopic probe which is designed to detect cancer in real time during surgery.