By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Sales of women's health products helped drive Myriad Genetics' total revenues up 8 percent in the company's fiscal first quarter for 2011, but short of analysts' estimates.

For the three months ended Sept. 30, total revenues increased to $91.9 million, compared to $85.1 million a year ago, helped by an 18 percent jump in revenues related to woman's health products to $25.8 million from $21.8 million, the company reported after the close of market on Tuesday.

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