Echopoint Medical, a cardiovascular diagnostic technology company and a UCL spinout, has secured £4.2 million in Series A funding round. The investment will support the company's flagship iKOr system through FDA approval for the US market. The iKOr system, developed following a successful clinical trial at St Bartholomew’s Hospital, aims to improve coronary flow assessments, particularly benefiting women with angina.

The Series A funding round was led by current investors, including UCL Technology Fund, managed by AlbionVC, and Parkwalk Advisors, supported by UCL Business.

International legal practice Osborne Clarke advised AlbionVC, the team was led by venture and growth capital partner Justin Starling who was supported by senior associate Magnus Williams.

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