NEW YORK, March 26 - LumiCyte of Fremont, Calif. has obtained $20 million in private venture capital to fund its protein biochip program, the company said Monday.

The financing round, which follows the company's initial $5 million fundraising effort last year, was led by Tullis-Dickerson & Co., with additional funding from OrbiMed Advisors and Redleaf Group.

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