SAN FRANCISCO (GenomeWeb) – Illumina today announced the launch of three new sequencing systems and provided an update on its diagnostic plans in the noninvasive prenatal testing and oncology markets.

Speaking at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, CEO Jay Flatley preannounced fourth quarter revenues of $512 million, as well as $1.86 billion in FY 2014 revenues, representing 31 percent year-over-year growth. He said the firm expects revenue growth of 20 percent in FY 2015.

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