By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Shares of Sequenom rose 62 percent during the month of February — boosted by the launch of a couple of molecular diagnostic tests — to lead all of the 33 stocks in the GenomeWeb Daily News Index.

The San Diego-based firm was one of four stocks in the Index that gained more than 20 percent for the month. The others included Affymetrix (+38 percent), Millipore (+37 percent), and Caliper Life Sciences (+23 percent).

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