NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Synthetic biology firm Evonetix announced today that it has closed a $12.3 million financing round.

The financing was co-led by Data Collective and Draper Esprit, and included Morningside Group along with existing investors Providence Investment Company, Cambridge Consultants, Rising Tide Fund, and Civilization Ventures. Evonetix was spun out of Cambridge Consultants in 2016.

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