NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Freenome said today that it has raised an additional $7 million as an extension to its previously announced Series A funding, bringing the total raised to nearly $72 million.

The extension was led by Section 32, and also included investments from several private and corporate investors, including 23andMe cofounder Anne Wojcicki.

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