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Advantage Capital Invests $6.5 Million in Danimer Scientific, Supporting Company’s Growth in Rural Georgia

Advantage Capital today announced a $6.5 million investment in Danimer Scientific, a leading biotechnology company producing biodegradable and compostable polymers used in consumer and industrial products. The investment was made through the GARJA program and supports the company’s anticipated growth as it seeks to boost capacity and significantly increase its workforce at its Bainbridge, GA location over the next few years.

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Thermo Fisher to acquire Brammer Bio in $1.7 billion deal

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc, the world’s largest maker of scientific instruments, said on Sunday it has agreed to buy Brammer Bio in a roughly $1.7 billion cash deal.

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French cancer research firm to build plant in Raleigh

A French biomedical firm that uses gene-editing technology to develop cancer treatments, plans to invest $68 million in a Raleigh plant, officials announced March 7, 2019.

Cellectis will hire up to 200 people for the plant, which will be the company’s first North American manufacturing operation.

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