NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Exact Sciences today reported flat revenues year over year for its fourth quarter, matching the consensus analyst estimate on the top line and beating it on the bottom line.

The Madison, Wis.-based molecular diagnostics company took in $1.0 million in revenues for the three months ended Dec. 31, 2013, the same as a year ago. Revenues for Q4 2013 and the year-ago period derived from licensing fees.

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 Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), who chairs the Senate health committee, will be retiring at the end of his term, Stat News reports.

UCSF researchers find that having two X chromosomes may contribute to women's longer lifespans, according to Discover's D-brief blog.

The Wall Street Journal reports on the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's use of genetic approaches to study foodborne illnesses.

In PNAS this week: immune cell profiling of wild baboons by social status, metabolomics profiling of esophageal tumors, and more.

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