NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genomic cancer diagnostic services firm Kew Group today announced it has closed a private round of financing.

The Cambridge, Mass.-based firm did not disclose the amount of the round or how it will be used, and it did not respond to an e-mail seeking comment. However, in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission earlier this moth, Kew said that it raised $16.1 million toward a targeted goal of $30.1 million.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.