Epigenomics Plans to Raise Just Under $6.6M | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cancer molecular diagnostics firm Epigenomics said on Thursday that it intends to launch a capital raise in January in order to fund current operations and increase its distribution capabilities.

The company intends to raise just under €5 million ($6.6 million), which would allow it to avoid having to offer a prospectus under German securities laws, it said. The planned financing would extend the cash runway of Epigenomics to at least the fourth quarter of 2013.

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