NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – NanoString Technologies said after the close of the market on Monday that its preliminary second quarter revenues grew about 11 percent year over year, exceeding previous guidance.

The company also announced a $50 million underwritten public offering of its common stock, pursuant to an existing shelf registration statement. In connection with the offering, NanoString said it also expects to grant underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to $7.5 million worth of additional common shares.

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