Polyplus Transfection said this week that it has raised €2.5 million ($3.3 million) through a round of private financing.

The round brings in new investors Alsace Inter Regio Fonds d’Investissement and Sudinnova, while existing investors CIC Vizille Capital Innovation and CIC Finance also participated.

The company said it will use the funds to advance new siRNA delivery compounds and add 10 new researchers and lab technicians, which would bring its total headcount to 40.

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Oxford Nanopore Technologies is looking into dual listings in London and Hong Kong, according to the South China Morning Post.

The New York Times looks into medical research funding in the US and how the grant system might not be funding the best work.

US lawmakers proposed increasing the National Science Foundation budget, including its facilities account, Science reports.

In PNAS this week: effects of gene deletions on bacterial metabolic networks, genetic responses to sea star wasting disease, and more.

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