2019.03.01 Information

EditForce raises 870 million JPY

Fukuoka, Japan, 1 March, 2019 – EditForce Inc. (“EditForce”) has announced that it has raised 870 million yen (7.84 million US dollars) by March 1, 2019, from six new and existing investors in the Series B2 round, as described below.

-The University of Tokyo Edge Capital Co., Ltd. (UTEC) -QB Capital, LLC
-Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
-Newton Biocapital
-ITOCHU Technology Ventures, Inc.
-K4 Ventures Godo Kaisha (The Kansai Electric Power Group)

By taking full advantage of the broad networks and deep expertise owned by these corporations, it endeavors to successfully apply the unique PPR technology worldwide in pharmaceuticals, agriculture, and chemistry fields.

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