NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Genetic testing firm Counsyl today announced it raised $28 million in a Series D financing, and it has launched its BRACA1 and BRCA2 screening service.

The financing was co-led by Rosemont Seneca Technology Partners and Goldman Sachs Asset Management and brings the total amount raised by South San Francisco, Calif.-based Counsyl to $93 million, it said. The company will use the funds for product development.

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