By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Shares of Accelr8 and Complete Genomics each rose more than 100 percent since the beginning of the year, setting the pace for a strong first half of 2011 for the GenomeWeb Daily News Index of 'omics tools and molecular diagnostics firms.

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