NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Loop Genomics said today that it has closed an $8 million Series A financing round.

The round was led by Khosla Ventures and included Fusion Fund, DN Capital, Y- Combinator, WSGR, and Wisemont Capital. Loop said it will use the funding to grow its domestic sales force and international commercial operations, and to expand its platform technology into new markets.

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