Market Insight: By: Echoe Bouta, PhD, Scott Terchiak, and Oded Ben-Joseph, PhD, MBA
The ophthalmology market values innovative approaches, demonstrated by premiums paid for acquisition of first-in-class therapies and public market support of ophthalmology gene therapy companies.
Total economic burden of vision loss and eye disorders surpasses $130 billion in the U.S., a figure expected to rise due to the aging population. We examined recent ophthalmology market dynamics between 2015 and 2018, including industry-sponsored clinical trials, financing events, mergers and acquisition transactions and initial public offerings. These dynamics are utilized to assess the overall activity of the sector and interest by venture capitalists, strategic players and the public market.
Outcome Capital Announces Meridian Bioscience Has Acquired GenePOC May 1, 2019, BOSTON, MA –(BUSINESS WIRE)– Outcome Capital, a specialized investment banking firm that serves middle market growth companies in the life science and technology segments, today announced that Meridian Bioscience, a provider of diagnostic testing solutions and life science raw materials, has acquired GenePOC’s molecular […]Read More
Federal Data Systems Has Received an Investment from McNally Capital August 30, 2018, Reston, VA Federal Data Systems, Inc (FedData) has received an investment from McNally Capital. FedData is a leader in providing critical infrastructure and services to the Department of Defense and the National Intelligence Community, and a provider of threat reduction and counterintelligence […]Read More