NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Arcxis Biotechnologies said today that it has inked a partnership with In-Q-Tel to accelerate development and commercialization of the firm's nucleic acid sample preparation platform and diagnostic consumable product line.

Arcxis said the investment from In-Q-Tel is linked to the firm's recent round of private financing led by Claremont Creek Ventures, Kaiser Permanente Ventures, and Alafi Capital. The firm has not disclosed how much money it raised in that series B round, and it is not disclosing the amount of funding it has received from In-Q-Tel.

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