MAKO Surgical Raises $30 Million

MAKO Surgical Corp., a < ?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Ft.Lauderdale, Fla.-based developer of a guidance system that aids in surgery for early-stage osteoarthritis of the knee, has raised $30 million in Series C funding. Tudor Investment Corp. led the deal, and was joined by Ziegler Meditech Equity Partners and return backers The Exxel Group, MDS Capital, Aperture Venture Partners, Ivy Healthcare Capital and Sycamore Ventures.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />