NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – CombiMatrix reported after the close of the market on Wednesday that its third-quarter revenues slipped around 4 percent year over year, with the decline coming mainly from soft government contracts and product sales.

CombiMatrix brought in total revenues of $970,000 for the three-month period ended Sept. 30, compared to $1 million in the year-ago period.

Revenues for the Mukilteo, Wash.-based company from government contracts fell to $133,000 from $343,000, while revenues from products sales rose to $250,000 from $158,000.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Sometimes genetic tests give inconclusive results and provide little reassurance to patients, the Associated Press reports.

Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.

In Science this week: research regulation and reporting requirement reform, and more.

With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.