GenoSpectra Fuels Fiber Optic Microarray Development with New $20M Financing | GenomeWeb

GenoSpectra, a Fremont, Calif., fiber optic microarray startup founded with investments from Affymetrix co-founder Alejandro Zaffaroni, has begun to develop its technology with $20 million raised this fall in a series B financing round.

The company’s technology uses fiber optic strands as mechanisms to deposit oligonucleotides onto microarray slides in a parallel, precise, high-throughput manner, according to Victor Shi, the vice president of corporate development.

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