NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Eureka Genomics said today it has received a $450,000 grant from the US Department of Agriculture to commercialize a next-generation sequencing-based bovine genotyping assay, and that the company plans to raise additional capital from investors to advance new targeted clinical and agricultural assays.

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