Twist Bioscience Stock Offered in IPO

October 04 2018

Just a few weeks ago, we published a piece on 9 DNA Data Storage Companies to Watch, one of which was a startup called Twist Bioscience. After taking in just over $253 million from 24 different investors including Illumina (third largest shareholder with 7.7%) and asset manager Fidelity, Twist Bioscience has filed for an Initial Public Offering (IPO) which one might argue is the most exciting synthetic biology IPO we’ve seen to date. Let’s dig into the IPO filing and see what retail investors will be getting themselves into if they decide to purchase Twist Bioscience stock.