Two and a half years after raising its first round of venture capital funding, informatics firm AnVil has shut its doors and is seeking a buyer for its technology, BioInform has learned. The company had been looking for an additional round of financing, but was unable to close a deal before its initial $3.5 million round ran dry, according to company officials.

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