NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Following a nearly 4 percent drop in February, the GenomeWeb continued its downward trend, falling 2 percent for the month of March.

The decline matched the struggles of the broader stock market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down almost 4 percent month over month, while the Nasdaq Composite was down about 3 percent. The Nasdaq Biotech dropped 1 percent from the end of February.

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