This article has been updated to include comments from a conference call and a stock quote.
 
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Ilumina reported a 69 percent increase in first-quarter revenues year over year while swinging back to a profit compared to a loss in last year’s Q1.
 
The San Diego-based firm reported revenues of $121.9 million compared with $72.2 million in the first quarter of 2007.
 

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Science this week: International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium publishes the bread wheat cultivar Chinese Spring reference genome, and more.

At his FDA Law Blog, Jeffrey Gibbs discusses FDA's technical assistance for the draft Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act.

The New York Times reports that genetic testing has uncovered unfaithful penguins at a Utah aquarium.

Cancer researcher loses funding under new Wellcome Trust anti-bullying policies, the Guardian reports.