MUNICH--In what is claimed to be the largest amount of seed financing raised by a biotech company in Germany to date, Genome Pharmaceuticals, a functional genomics firm here, has completed a DM6.5 million seed round of venture capital financing led by BB Bioventures, Cambridge, Mass., with Techno Venture Management here as coinvestor. Genome has also applied for state and federal funding from the Bayerische Kapitalbeteiligungsgesellschaft and Technologie Beteiligungs gesellschaft der Deutschen Ausgleichsbank.

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