By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Sequenom announced after the close of the market on Wednesday that it has completed its public offering of 14.95 million shares of its common stock at $4.15 per share, raising about $62 million in gross proceeds.

The number of shares includes 1.95 million shares sold pursuant to the full exercise of an over-allotment option granted to its underwriters. Jefferies acted as sole book-running manager for the offering. Oppenheimer and William Blair were co-managers.

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