Affy Subsidiary Perlegen Raises $100M in Private Financing | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, April 2 – Affymetrix subsidiary Perlegen Sciences said Monday it had raised $100 million in financing from a group of institutional and individual investors.

Following the private placement, Affymetrix will own 52 percent of Perlegen, a company launched in October to apply Affymetrix’s GeneChip technology to the entire human genome.

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