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Asimov Raises Seed Round of Funding
Date: 
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Location: 
Cambridge
Categories: 
Healthcare & Pharma
Other
SaaS
Deal Type: 
Funding

Asimov, a startup using computer-aided design to engineer biology, announced today that it has raised $4.7 million in seed funding in a round led by Andreessen Horowitz, with participation by Data Collective, Pillar, and AME Cloud Ventures.

“In nature, biology has evolved sophisticated genetic circuits to do incredible things like self-organize into multicellular patterns, construct atomically-precise materials, and protect against sickness. However, genetic circuits aren’t harnessed in biotechnology today because engineering them is a technical challenge. Solving that problem would... READ MORE