Sciona Raises $6.5M

Boulder, Colorado-based Sciona has raised another round of funding. The firm said yesterday that DSM Ventures, Prelude Trust, Burrill and Company, BioVentures Inc., BASF Venture Capital, and Semola Limited, all previous investors in the firm, participated in the round. The firm said it would use the funding for its nutra-genetics business. Sciona is developing DNA screening tools used to recommend diets and nutrient intake. More information »