By Monica Heger

This story has been updated from a version published Sept. 10 to include comments from Good Start Genetics, NCGR, and Ambry Genetics.

Boston-based startup Good Start Genetics has raised $18 million in a Series A financing round for the development and launch of its sequencing-based pre-pregnancy genetic screening test, the company said last week. OrbiMed Advisors, Safeguard Sciences, and SV Life Sciences led the financing round.

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