IntegenX Raises $15.6M, Buys VC-backed GenVault

Genetic analysis company IntegenX has raised $15.6 million in venture capital, and acquired biotech company GenVault Corp. Life science investor Domain Associates led the round, which included participation from previous investors In-Q-Tel and RONAholdings LLC. GenVault’s existing investors QuestMark Partners, Cross Creek Partners, and Greenspring Associates now join the syndicate backing IntegenX. Pleasanton, Calif.-based IntegenX designs, manufactures and markets automated DNA and RNA based sample preparation.

From the Filings…

Guilford, Conn.-based online advertising start-up uKnow has raised roughly half of a planned $1 million funding round, according to a filing with the SEC. Angel investor Geoff Judge, who is also a partner with iNovia Capital, is listed among the company’s directors. Pittsburgh-based Neograft has raised $3 million according to an SEC filing. Neograft develops […]

Pelican Imaging Closes $10 Million Funding Round

Mountain View, Calif.-based Pelican Imaging has raised $10 million in a second round of venture capital financing led by Globespan Capital Partners. San Francisco-based Granite Ventures; Menlo Park, Calif.-based InterWest Partners; and Arlington, Virginia-based In-Q-Tel also participated. Pelican Imaging, which focuses on smart phone camera technology, raised a $7 million Series A round of financing in 2009. Globespan has offices in Palo Alto, Boston and Tokyo.

In-Q-Tel Backs Pelican Imaging

Pelican Imaging Corp., a Mountain View, Calif.-based company focused on commercializing computational cameras, has raised an undisclosed amount of VC funding from In-Q-Tel. It previously raised $7 million from Granite Ventures and InterWest Partners. www.pelicanimaging.com

In-Q-Tel Backs Lucid Imagination

Lucid Imagination, a San Mateo, Calif.-based commercial open-source company focused on the Apache Lucene/Solr search technology, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from In-Q-Tel, the CIA’s venture capital arm. The company previously raised $6 million in Series A funding from Granite Ventures and Walden International.

Semprius Raises $6.4 Million

Semprius Inc., a Durham, N.C.-based developer of printing technology for the manufacture of advanced semiconductor devices, has raised $6.4 million in Series B funding. In-Q-Tel and GVC Investment Fund were joined by return backers Arch Venture Partners, Applied Ventures, Illinois Ventures and Intersouth Partners.

In-Q-Tel Backs ImageTree

ImageTree Corp., a Morgantown, West. Va.-based developer of forestry technology solutions, has raised an undisclosed amount of strategic funding from In-Q-Tel.

In-Q-Tel Backs ThingMagic

ThingMagic Inc., a Cambridge , MA.-based developer of RFID readers, sensors, and embedded RFID technologies, has raised an undisclosed amount of strategic funding from In-Q-Tel. The company had recently raised a $9.5 million Series B round from Tudor Ventures, The Exxel Group, Morningside Technology Ventures and .406 Ventures.

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