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NEW YORK – Stanford University spinout Deepcell said on Monday that it has closed a $20 million Series A financing round.

Bow Capital led the round, joined by Andreessen Horowitz, which led Deepcell's $5 million seed round; 50Y; DCVC; Stanford University; and angel investors, including Jeff Dean, Senior VP of Google Research and Google Health.

Mountain View, California-based Deepcell said it would use the funding to continue development of its microfluidics-based cell sorting and analysis technology and to build a cell morphology atlas of more than 400 million cells.

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