2. Zymergen $400M
Round: Series C
Description: Emeryville-based Zymergen researches, develops, and manufactures microbes for Fortune 500 companies. Founded in 2013 by Jed Dean, Joshua Hoffman, and Zach Serber, Zymergen has now raised a total of $574.14M in reported equity funding over four rounds. Major investors in the company include Goldman Sachs, SoftBank, SoftBank Vision Fund, True Ventures, Two Sigma Ventures.
Industry: Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Bioinformatics, Machine Learning, Robotics
Total equity funding raised: $574.14M
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