This article has been updated from a previous version to clarify the ICB classification system that Nasdaq uses as part of its criteria for including companies in the Biotechnology Index.
 
NEW YORK, May 15 (GenomeWeb News) - A number of genomics firms have been dropped from the Nasdaq Biotechnology index as part of a semi-annual update, the exchange said on Friday.
 

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