UK-based human genome research platform Repositive raises £2.5 million Series A

UK-based Repositive, which has created a portal for accessing human genomic research data, has closed a Series A funding round of £2.5 million. The round was led by Ananda Social Venture Fund and Force Over Mass Capital. Amadeus Capital Partners and Jonathan Milner have increased their investments, having previously participated in a seed round. Repositive has now raised £3.3 million to date.

ResearchGate, the social network for scientists, announces funding of $52.6 million

ResearchGate, the social network for scientists and researchers, has raised $52.6 million from several investors including Wellcome Trust, Goldman Sachs Investment Partners, and Four Rivers Group. Other participants in the round included Ashton Kutcher, Groupe Arnault, Xavier Niel, and existing investors Bill Gates, Tenaya Capital, Benchmark, and Founders Fund. The German company, founded in 2008, […]