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Epic Sciences Announces Series C Financing to Advance Essential Cancer Diagnostics for Personalized Medicine
Date:7/30/2014

SAN DIEGO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Epic Sciences, Inc. ("Epic"), a privately held biotech company that designs and develops novel diagnostics to personalize and advance the treatment and management of cancer, announced today the completion of a $30 million Series C Preferred Stock financing. The financing included new investors RusnanoMedInvest (RMI) and Arcus Ventures, existing investors Domain Associates, Roche Venture Fund, and Pfizer Venture Investments, as well as undisclosed individual investors. With the proceeds of the financing, Epic will commercialize its circulating rare cell analysis platform with special focus on developing products and services to detect circulating tumor cells (CTC) in cancer. Epic's technology enables the rapid and minimally invasive characterization of protein biomarker and genomic profiles in CTCs allowing for superior therapy selection and the early drug resistance detection.

"Since our investment in the Series B, Epic has consistently expanded its commercial partnerships to develop new companion diagnostics, demonstrated the clinical utility of Epic's technology across a broad range of cancers, extended the capabilities of the core technology platform and attracted top talent to thoughtfully advance the company," said Kim Kamdar, Ph.D., partner at Domain Associates. "Domain Associates was enthusiastic to expand the investment and establish Epic as a premier provider of minimally invasive diagnostic tests to improve the precision of cancer care."

"With our partners, we have shown that Epic's CTC technology is sensitive, specific, and clinically relevant. We believe diagnostic tests developed with Epic technology will provide essential, real-time information to support a comprehensive view of a patient's cancer for better therapy matching and drug resistance monitoring," said Murali Pra
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