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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Venture capital firm Biomatics Capital Partners said today that it has closed an initiatory fund of $200 million, surpassing an initial target of $150 million.

The fund is being led by Cofounders and Managing Directors Boris Nikolic and Julie Sunderland. Nikolic previously served as chief advisor for science and technology to Bill Gates and Sunderland was director of program related investments for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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