This article has been updated to include comments from Illumina's conference call.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Illumina reported after the close of the market today that its first quarter 2015 revenues grew 28 percent year over year, and on a constant currency basis were up 33 percent.

The San Diego-based firm reported total Q1 2015 revenues of $538.6 million compared to $420.8 million in Q1 2014. It beat the average analyst estimate of $524.5 million.

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