Assay Depot released a press release announcing it raised $3 million in Series B Funds to “Grow Science as a Server” Platform. Assay Depot is often referred to as the “Amazon.com for scientists” and hopes to increase drug discovery efficiency. That way, scientists are able to “outsource everything but the genius” and spend their time on new innovations and discoveries while using Assay Depot services to conduct the rest of their research!
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (BUSINESSWIRE) – Mar 25, 2014 – Assay Depot Inc., the world’s leading marketplace for scientific services today announced that it raised $3 million in Series B financing. Bootstrap Venture Fund a venture capital fund that specializes in IT businesses in the life sciences space led the round. The funds will be used to drive continued growth of Assay Depot’s innovative research sourcing platform which is already used by scientists in over 100 countries.
“Assay Depot is fundamentally changing how scientific research is sourced and managed” said Kyle Williams General Partner of Bootstrap Venture Fund. “By simplifying access to experts and services the company is dramatically lowering barriers to scientific innovation and ushering in a new cost-effective approach to research.”