NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Sophia Genetics announced today that it has closed a $15 million Series C financing round led by Belgian billionaire Marc Coucke, the founder of Omega Pharma.

The Swiss genetics company will use the funds to add to its line of genomic tests and continue expanding its market, it said in a statement. Sophia added that it has seen a 400 percent growth rate in 2015, led by its analytics platform, Sophia Data Driven Medicine.

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