DNAnexus Raises $15M, Announces Deal with Google to Host SRA Database | GenomeWeb

This article has been updated to correct the sixth paragraph, which had incorrectly stated that Google Cloud Storage will take over hosting of the SRA from the National Center for Biotechnology Information.

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – DNAnexus today announced it has raised $15 million in a financing round, and it will collaborate with Google to support hosting of the public Sequence Read Archive database.

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