NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Startup drug discovery firm Verge Genomics today announced it has raised $4 million in seed funding.

IA Ventures led the round, joined by Two Sigma Ventures, Draper Associates, Great Oaks VC, Slow Ventures, Karlin Ventures, and other private investors. San Francisco-based Verge came out of the Y Combinator accelerator and is also a spinout of the University of California, Los Angeles.

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