By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Nanosphere reported after the close of the market Thursday that its second-quarter revenues increased around 28 percent, but its net loss jumped 64 percent on higher spending.

The Northbrook, Ill.-based molecular diagnostics firm brought in total revenues of $516,803 for the three-month period ended June 30, up from $402,237 for the second quarter of 2009. It fell short of analysts' consensus estimate for revenues of $880,000.

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