NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Fluidigm today filed a preliminary prospectus with the US Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering.

The filing revives the company's plans for an IPO after withdrawing an initial registration in 2008. At the time, the company hoped to raise up to $85 million, but abandoned the plan in September of that year amid the unfolding economic crisis.

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