Genomics Medicine Ireland Nabs $40 Million and Plans to to Create 150 New Jobs

Published: Oct 26, 2016

Irish life-sciences start-up Genomics Medicine Ireland is to create 150 new jobs in Ireland after raising $40 million (€36 million) in a funding round.

The company, which is working on treatments for Alzheimer’s and multiple sclerosis, said the investment will be used to establish a world-class genomic research and development programme in Dublin and to undertake comprehensive studies that will be used to improve understanding of the factors involved in disease,

Investors in the Series A funding round include the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, ARCH Venture Partners, Polaris Partners, and GV (formerly Google Ventures).

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