NGX Bio Raises $3 Million to Fund Growth of Its DNA Sequencing Marketplace
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NGX Bio, Inc., (www.NGXbio.com) the premier marketplace for online DNA sequencing services, announced it has closed a $3 million funding round. The round was led by 180 Degree Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TURN) and included Third Kind Venture Capital, Lateral Capital, the Band of Angels and the Berkeley Angel Network, as well as other investors.
NGX Bio was founded in 2014 to provide streamlined, on-line access to next-generation sequencing services for clients seeking high quality, rapid and cost-effective sequencing of both human and non-human samples globally. Demand for sequencing services is growing exponentially. NGX Bio's platform matches the sequencing needs of customers with providers who have available sequencing capacity. Customers are able to purchase a wide range of sequencing services for their samples using NGX Bio's online ordering tools. NGX Bio offers these services through numerous and deep relationships with its extensive network of sequencing service providers. The ability to offer virtually unlimited sequencing capacity, to finish projects rapidly, and to always stay at the cutting edge of fast-evolving sequencing technologies distinguishes NGX Bio from its competitors and from internal corporate, academic or government sequencing resources.
"We appreciate the support from our investors to fund the next stage of the growth of our business," said Denis Kourakin, President and Chief Executive Officer of NGX Bio. "Our platform makes completion of sequencing projects simpler and more affordable for all clients and allows them to scale without the need for capital investment. This funding will allow us to continue our relentless focus on delivering high-quality, rapid and cost-effective sequencing solutions for our customers."
About NGX Bio:
NGX Bio is a San Francisco-based company providing streamlined, on-line access to next generation sequencing services for clients seeking high quality, rapid and cost-effective sequencing solutions globally. Founded in 2014 by two professors of Stanford University, NGX Bio offers virtually unlimited sequencing capacity to its customers through its partnerships with numerous sequencing providers.
Phone: +1 (415) 464 6379
The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: NGX Bio via Globenewswire
Om Nasdaq GlobeNewswire
One Liberty Plaza - 165 Broadway
NY 10006 New York
+1 212 401 8700http://www.nasdaqomx.com
NASDAQ (NASDAQ: NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents.
Følg saker fra Nasdaq GlobeNewswire
Registrer deg med din epostadresse under for å få de nyeste sakene fra Nasdaq GlobeNewswire på epost fortløpende. Du kan melde deg av når som helst.
Siste saker fra Nasdaq GlobeNewswire
SFL Societe Fonciere Lyonnaise: Post Stabilisation Notice15.8.2018 14:02 | Pressemelding
PARIS, Aug. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SFL Societe Fonciere Lyonnaise (EURONEXT PARIS:FLY) TEMP: FLY 15 th August 2018 SFL SOCIETE FONCIERE LYONNAISE Post Stabilisation Notice HSBC (contact: Syndicate desk, telephone: +44 207 992 8066) hereby gives notice that no stabilisation (within the meaning of the rules of the Financial Conduct Authority) was undertaken by the Stabilisation Manager(s) named below in relation to the offer of the following securities. Issuer: SFL SOCIETE FONCIERE LYONNAISE Guarantor (if any): na Aggregate nominal amount: EUR 500,000,000 Description: 1.5% due 29th May 2025 Offer price: 99.199 Stabilising Managers: BNP Paribas, Credit Agricole, HSBC, Natixis, Societe Generale This announcement is for information purposes only and does not constitute an invitation or offer to underwrite, subscribe for or otherwise acquire or dispose of any securities of the Issuer in any jurisdiction This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange.
Constellation Brands to Invest $5 Billion CAD ($4 Billion USD) in Canopy Growth to Establish Transformative Global Position and Alignment15.8.2018 12:30 | Pressemelding
Expands Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Canopy Growth’s Global Expansion Plans in Rapidly-Growing Medical and Recreational Cannabis Markets VICTOR, N.Y. and SMITHS FALLS, Ontario, Aug. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, and Canopy Growth Corporation (Canopy Growth) (TSX: WEED, NYSE: CGC), a leading diversified cannabis company (together, the “Companies”), today announced a significant expansion of their strategic partnership to position Canopy Growth as the global leader in cannabis production, branding, intellectual property and retailing. Constellation Brands will increase its ownership interest in Canopy Growth by acquiring 104.5 million shares directly from Canopy Growth, thereby achieving approximately 38 percent ownership when assuming exercise of the existing Constellation warrants. Constellation Brands is acquiring the new shares at a price of C$48.60 per share, which is a 37.9 percent premium to Cano
Atico Reports Consolidated Financial Results for the Second Quarter of 201814.8.2018 22:30 | Pressemelding
(All amounts expressed in US dollars, unless otherwise stated) VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atico Mining Corporation (the “Company” or “Atico”) (TSX.V:ATY) (OTC:ATCMF) today announced its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2018, posting a net income of $2.8 million. Fernando E. Ganoza, CEO and Director, commented, "We are pleased to report a strong second quarter and first half of the year. The Company showed improvements in earnings and working capital over the same period last year while remaining on schedule to fully repay the senior debt facility during this fiscal year. Mr. Ganoza continued, "For the second half of this year, we will continue focusing on cost control initiatives to reduce operating costs while also advancing on our regional and underground exploration drill programs." Second Quarter Financial Highlights Net income for the three months ended June 30, 2018 (“Q2-2018”) amounted to $2.8 million, compared with $0.6 m
2018 Online Journalism Awards finalists and James Foley Award recipient announced14.8.2018 19:29 | Pressemelding
WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Finalists for the 2018 Online Journalism Awards, representing a wide range of local and international media, nonprofit, public, academic and emerging technology organizations, were announced today by the Online News Association. Thirteen of the awards come with $58,500 in prize money, courtesy of John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the Gannett Foundation , the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications and Journalism 360. These awards honor data journalism, visual digital storytelling, investigative journalism, immersive storytelling, public service, technical innovation, student journalism and general excellence. This year’s awards introduced a new category for Excellence in Collaboration and Partnerships, honoring newsrooms and companies who formed innovative partnerships or collaborations to cover a topic or story with a digital focus. In addition, the General Excellence category now has a micro size group for new
Pinnacle Studio 22 Ultimate Amps Up Video Editing with New Pro-inspired Features14.8.2018 15:11 | Pressemelding
New Three- and Four-Point Editing, Color Grading, and MultiCam Capture Lite deliver advanced video editing options to bring your videos even closer to pro OTTAWA, Aug. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Introducing Pinnacle Studio™ 22 Ultimate, Pinnacle’s flagship video editing software that offers powerful features, precise editing controls, and premium effects to create eye-catching video projects with professional flair. With new Three- and Four-Point Editing, Color Grading, dynamic Split Screen videos, MultiCam Capture Lite, and more, Pinnacle Studio 22 Ultimate gives users a complete collection of pro-inspired features to express their unique vision and achieve stunning results. “Pinnacle Studio Ultimate is the go-to choice for users looking for true creative control and a sophisticated editing experience from a consumer video editor,” said Michel Yavercovski, Senior Director of Product Management for Pinnacle. “With the latest version, we’re pushing this even further with a pro-inspire
Keesal, Young & Logan and Mitratech Announce TAP Workflow Automation Partnership with the Launch of Keesal Propulsion Labs14.8.2018 15:02 | Pressemelding
NEW YORK, Aug. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Keesal, Young & Logan (KYL) and Mitratech announced today the TAP Workflow Automation partnership to help a greater number of legal professionals quickly implement standardization and compliance across a wide range of legal processes, starting with KYL’s own clients. But it doesn’t stop there. The partnership has resulted in the launch of Keesal Propulsion Labs (KPL) designed to position KYL as an extension of their clients’ teams — helping them to expand and connect their tech stack to solve complex legal and business process challenges. “The goal of KPL is to break down the walls between solution providers, law firms and clients so they can operate as one unit and transform legal operations into a center of excellence that drives innovation across the entire organization,” said Justin Hectus, CIO/CISO at KYL. “By creating cross-ecosystem collaboration, we are uniting people, processes, and compliance, to help mitigate risk and position the
I vårt presserom finner du alle våre siste saker, kontaktpersoner, bilder, dokumenter og annen relevant informasjon om oss.Besøk vårt presserom