Eyeonics Files for IPO

Eyeonics Inc., an Aliso Viejo, Calif.-based developer of intraocular lens implants, has filed for an $86.25 million IPO. It plans to trade on the Nasdaq under ticker symbol EYON, with Piper Jaffray and Banc of America Securities serving as co-lead underwriters. Eyonics has raised around $43.5 million in VC funding since 1998, from firms like Brentwood Venture Capital (27.1% pre-IPO stake), ABS Ventures (15%), Pequot Capital (11.6%) and Versant Ventures (6.2%). www.eyeonics.com