By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – OpGen has raised $2.1 million, the Gaithersburg, Md., firm confirmed today.

The raise, which OpGen disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday, is bridge financing and will be used to support the commercialization of its flagship technology, the Argus Optical Mapping System, a company spokesman told GenomeWeb Daily News today.

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