NEW YORK, Nov. 12 – Fluidigm of South San Francisco, Calif., said Monday it had raised $34 million in a round of private financing and has secured commitments for an additional $4 million.

The maker of microfluidics technologies for use on biochips said that it would use the money it raised in the series C financing round to further develop and market its microfluidic pump and valve technology.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Researchers find that historical factors influence which genes are the most highly studied, the Atlantic reports.

The US National Science Foundation's new sexual harassment policy is to go into effect next month, according to Nature News.

Researchers report using genotyping to tie together illegal ivory shipments and trace them back to a handful of cartels, the New York Times reports.

In Nature this week: genomic ancestry analysis of Sardinians, current noncoding mutations in colorectal cancer, and more.