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Chevy Chase-Based NEA Leads $25 Million Round for Topera

New Enterprise Associates (NEA), the Chevy Chase-based venture capital firm, has led a new $25 million round of funding for Topera, a San Diego-based developer of medical technology designed to provide physicians with information about heart arrhythmias. Several previous backers, as well as Topera's management team, also participated in the company's third round. The company will use the bulk of the proceeds to commercially launch its RhythmView WorkStation and FIRMap Catheter in Europe and the U.S. The products use 3D mapping to chart the electrical activity of the heart, supporting the diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias such as atrial fibrillation. Justin Klein, a partner at NEA, has joined the company's board of directors.

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