NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Startup genomic data analysis firm SolveBio has raised $2 million that it intends to use to hire additional personnel.

The round was led by venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. Angel investment firm SV Angel, and individuals Nat Turner, Zach Weinberg, Max Levchin, and Charlie Cheever also participated in the round. In an email to GenomeWeb Daily News, SolveBio Co-Founder and CEO Mark Kaganovich said the funds will be used to hire engineers.

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