NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Lucigen has raised $2.2 million in a private financing round, its CEO confirmed to GenomeWeb today.

The Middleton, Wisc.-based firm disclosed the financing in a regulatory document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission this week. In an email, Lucigen Chairman and CEO Ralph Kauten said that the financing is an extension of a private stock placement completed in January that brought in $2 million. According to this week's SEC document, Lucigen is targeting $2.5 million in the round in total.

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