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2004-12-01 09:00:11

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- XDx, Inc., a molecular diagnostics company, announced today that it has completed a $20 million Series D private equity financing. Sprout Group led the investment, with additional participation from new investors JP Morgan's Bay Area Equity Fund, Integral Capital Partners and Burrill & Company, as well as existing investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and TPG Ventures. With the proceeds of the financing, XDx will launch...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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