NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Lexicon Genetics today said it has entered into agreements with unspecified investors to purchase up to 10,582,011 shares of its stock.
 
The Woodlands, Texas-based biopharmaceutical company said "select institutional investors" agreed to purchase the stock at a price of $3.78 per share, and that it expects net proceeds of up to $37.5 million.
 
The agents for the placement were Banc of America Securities and Lazard Capital Markets.
 

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