NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Fluidigm reported after the close of the market Thursday that its first-quarter revenues increased 26 percent with strong growth for both its instruments and consumables.

The South San Francisco, Calif.-based firm had total revenues of $10.9 million for the three months ended March 31, compared to $8.7 million for the first quarter of 2011. It beat Wall Street's estimate for revenues of $10.8 million.

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