This story has been updated to include statements from NanoString officials and stock market information.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) - NanoString Technologies today reported a 27 percent increase year over year in its third quarter revenues.

For the three months ended Sept. 30, NanoString's total revenues increased to $15.7 million from $12.3 million in the prior-year period, beating the average Wall Street estimate of $15.4 million.

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