NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Synthetic protein manufacturer Synthorx announced it has raised $10 million in a Series B financing round led by RA Capital Management.

Previous investors Avalon Ventures and Correlation Ventures also joined the round.

The firm said in a statement that it would use the funding to develop and scale up production of proteins and peptides which incorporate synthetic amino acids, potentially for use in therapeutics.

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