NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Fluidigm continued its strong start to 2015 as its shares rose almost 15 percent month over month in February, pacing the gainers in the GenomeWeb Index for the month. 

Overall, the index of 31 firms in the omics life science tools and molecular diagnostics space was up 3 percent month over month. It trailed the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which was up 6 percent last month, the Nasdaq, which improved 7 percent, and the Nasdaq Biotech Index, which increased 5 percent. 

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