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CHICAGO (GenomeWeb) – BC Platforms, a Swiss genomic data management company, announced today that it has raised $10 million in a Series B funding round. The Debiopharm Innovation Fund, of Lausanne, Switzerland, and Finnish private equity company Tesi led the investment.

BC Platforms said it plans on using the funding in part to add a clinical component this year to its existing software for genomic data management. The company has a goal of managing genomic and clinical data of at least 5 million people by 2020, drawn from biobanks around the world.

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