Genuity Science makes $40m from Irish genetic data archive

The former Irish genomic research firm, sold three years ago to Chinese firm WuXi NextCode, has shed several senior directors in a global restructuring

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer @whytebarry
6th June, 2021
Genuity Science makes $40m from Irish genetic data archive
Anne Jones, former chief operating officer at Genuity . Picture: Bryan Meade

Genuity Science, the genomic research company, has made nearly $40 million from selling access to its large archive of Irish genetic data.

The latest financial results for the company come as several senior directors have left the business, including Anne Jones, the former chief operating officer, following a major global restructuring.

Genuity Science has harvested genetic data of people in Ireland for medical research and aims to collect a total of 400,000 genomes. In 2019, it...

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