NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — The flow of venture capital to the multivariate -omics disciplines slowed by more than a quarter in the first three months of 2007 compared to the same period in 2006, according to a GenomeWeb Daily News roundup of companies that disclosed receiving investments.
However, private equity financing to companies that sell or provide services for genomic or proteomic applications increased year over year.

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