NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – French high-content screening shop Cytoo said today that it has raised $4.7 million in a second funding round.

Cytoo, based in Grenoble, said that it will use the proceeds to grow its business internationally, and to expand its team and R&D efforts around its high-content cell-based screening tools for the life science research market.

New investor Auriga Partners led the financing, while existing investor Jacques Lewiner, the company's co-founder and supervisory board president, also participated.

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