NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – NanoString Technologies reported after the close of the market on Wednesday that its first quarter revenues jumped 32 percent but fell short of Wall Street expectations.

For the three-month period ended March 31, NanoString's revenues climbed to $11.6 million from $8.8 million in the same period a year ago. Despite the growth, the company's revenues came in under the average analysts' estimate of $12.1 million.

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