NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Molecular diagnostics firm AltheaDx filed a preliminary prospectus on Monday with the US Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering with a maximum aggregate offering price of $69 million.

The San Diego-based company has not yet priced its shares or said how many shares it plans to offer. It intends to list on the Nasdaq Global Market under ticker symbol "IDGX." Citigroup and Jefferies are the joint book-running managers on the proposed offering, and William Blair and Cantor Fitzgerald are the co-managers.

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