NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Danish miRNA biomarker firm Exiqon today reported its first quarter revenues were up 2 percent year over year.

The company reported DKK32.5 million ($6.0 million) in revenues for the three months ended March 31, compared to DKK31.8 million in the year-ago quarter. It attributed the gain to continued organic growth in its Life Sciences product sales, which rose 5 percent year over year, driven by new products. Exiqon's Services business was down 19 percent year over year during the quarter.

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