NEW YORK, Feb 12 – News that Celera had published its human genome sequencing paper in Science and made its data available on its website helped to bolster genomics stocks Monday morning.

Shares of Celera jumped 3.3, or 7.9 percent, to 44.90 in morning trading, while shares of sister company Applied Biosystems were also up, rising 3.49, or 4.8 percent, to 76.40.

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