InformedDNA Nabs $4.5M Investment | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Genetics services firm InformedDNA today said that it has reached a $4.5 million funding agreement with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts' wholly owned subsidiary Zaffre Investments.

InformedDNA will use the funds to expand its use of information technology in order to improve the efficiency and capacity of its genetics benefits utilization management capabilities. The company added that the investment also will go toward the management of its rapid growth.

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