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The following IPOs are expected to price this week:

Brightcove (NASDAQ:BCOV), which operates a cloud-based platform that enables customers to publish online videos, plans to raise $55 million by offering 5,000,000 shares at a price range of $10.00 to $12.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Brightcove would command a market value of $290.13 million. Brightcove, which was founded in 2004, booked $64 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Cambridge, MA-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol BCOV. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) and Stifel Nicolaus Weisel (NYSE:SF) are the lead underwriters on the deal.

Ceres (NASDAQ:CERE), which sells seeds used to produce renewable bioenergy feedstocks, plans to raise $83 million by offering 5,000,000 shares at a price range of $16.00 to $17.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, Ceres would command a market value of $414.08 million. Ceres, which was founded in 1996, booked $7 million in sales over the last 12 months. The Thousand Oaks, CA-based company plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol CERE. Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) and Barclays Capital (NYSE:BCS) are the lead underwriters on the deal. (Note: Cut deal size on 2/8/12. Prior terms 5 million shares at $21 to $23.)

TVAX Biomedical (TVAX), a biotech company focused on cancer cell vaccination and T-cell cancer treatment, plans to raise $20 million by offering 2,000,000 shares at a price range of $9.00 to $11.00. At the midpoint of the proposed range, TVAX Biomedical would command a market value of $80.93 million. TVAX Biomedical, which was founded in 2004, plans to list on the NASDAQ under the symbol TVAX. Roth Capital is the lead underwriter on the deal. Please note: We are not issuing research on this IPO.

Renaissance Capital will have Pre-IPO Research available on these upcoming IPOs prior to its pricing.

Last week, there were 9 IPO pricings. Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ:CZR), a casino entertainment provider owned by TPG and Apollo, was the week's winner, ending up 58% from its IPO price.

Source: 3 U.S. IPOs Planned For This Week