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Quintessent raises $11.5M

Santa Barbara, Calif.-based Quintessent, a company specializing in silicon photonics and quantum dot laser technology, has completed its Seed funding round with over $11.5 million.

The funding in Quintessent was led by Osage University Partners, with participation from new investor M Ventures and support from Sierra Ventures, Foothill Ventures, and Entrada Ventures.

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