NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – CRISPR informatics startup Desktop Genetics today announced it has raised nearly £1.4 million ($2.2 million) from venture capital and angel investors.

IQ Capital Partners, London Business Angels, the London Co-Investment Fund, Abcam founder Jonathan Milner, Martin Murphy, and Horizon Discovery CEO Darrin Disley joined in the round.

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