NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Nuclea Biotechnologies has raised $1.1 million toward a targeted $2.5 million financing round.

The company disclosed the raise in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission this week. A spokesman told GenomeWeb Daily News that the Pittsfield, Mass.-based firm plans to close the $2.5 million round at the end of next month. He said that Nuclea would not be disclosing who the investors are or how the funds from the financing would be used until then.

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