NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Exiqon today reported that its first-quarter revenues fell 13 percent year over year on weak sales in North America.

The Denmark-based genomics tools and molecular diagnostics developer reported total revenues of DKK 24 million ($4.2 million) for the three months ended March 31, compared to DKK 27.6 million for the first quarter of 2011. It said that organic sales growth for research products was 25 percent in Europe, offset by a 33 percent decline in North America, where it said that it is implementing a new sales strategy.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

The Jackson Laboratory has filed a complaint accusing Nanjing University of breeding and re-selling its mouse models, the Hartford Courant reports.

Oxford researchers are turning to virtual reality to visualize genes and regulatory elements, Phys.org says.

In Science this week: neutrophils rely on microRNA to protect against lung inflammation, and more.

China is moving forward with plans to sequence a million citizens, the Wall Street Journal reports.