NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Dutch informatics firm Bluebee today announced it has raised €1.8 million ($1.9 million) in financing from Buysse & Partners and Delft University of Technology.

The Delft University of Technology and Imperial College London spinout offers a cloud-based supercomputing hardware and software platform to increase both sequencing capacity and speed. The firm said it would use the funds to help sell its platform to clinicians and laboratories.

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