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NEW YORK – Oxford Nanopore Technologies said Thursday it has raised a total of £109.5 million ($144.4 million) between new capital investments and the sale of secondary shares.

The privately held, UK-based firm said it raised £29.3 million in capital and sold £80.2 million in shares. The investors include both new and existing shareholders from the US, Europe, and Asia/Pacific regions, the firm said in a statement.

Other details, including how the firm plans to use the proceeds, were not disclosed.

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