FundamentalVR has been evolving its virtual reality (VR) platform providing surgical training solutions for a number of years, combining simulations through Fundamental Surgery with cutting-edge haptics via HapticVR. Today, the company has announced the closing of a £4.3 million GBP ($5.67m USD) Series A round, bringing total funding to £7.2 million.
The round was led by Downing Ventures with previous investor Tern Plc participating as well as Epic Private Equity and Brighteye Ventures. Also involved were leading medical institutions including Mayo Clinic in the US and Sana Kliniken, the third-largest hospital organization in Germany.
FundamentalVR will use the funding to further invest in its Fundamental Surgery platform which currently supports procedures including Spinal Pedicle Screw, Total Hip