NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Molecular diagnostics firm Great Basin Scientific today reported that its first quarter revenues rose 60 percent year over year due to growth in its customer base and adoption of its Group B Strep assay.

For the three months ended March 31, the Salt Lake City-based firm reported revenue of $731,422, up from $458,730 in the first quarter of 2015. In the quarter the firm also reported a 120 percent increase in US customers, from 101 to 222.

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