NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Helicos BioSciences today said that it will raise net proceeds of roughly $9.4 million through the sale of its common stock and warrants to certain existing investors through a private placement.

The Cambridge, Mass.-based maker of single-molecule sequencing systems said that the investors include venture capital investors Atlas Ventures, Flagship Ventures, Highland Capital Partners, Versant Ventures, and the firm's CEO, Ron Lowy.

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York University researchers find genomic evidence of inbreeding in the yellow-banded bumblebee, according to Reuters.

In its survey of US adults, the Pew Research Center finds that views on the genetic engineering of animals depend on why it's done.

The Scientist reports agricultural researchers are working on a gene-stacking tool.

In Nature this week: statistical method for overcoming case-control imbalance issues, and more.

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