NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Precision BioSciences today announced it has closed a $25.6 million Series A financing round.

Life sciences investor VenBio led the round, joined by Fidelity Biosciences, Amgen Ventures, Baxter Ventures, Osage University Partners, the Longevity Fund, and two unnamed public market investors.

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