NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Transgenomic said after the close of the market on Wednesday that its second quarter revenues declined 7 percent year over year.

For the three months ended June 30, the Omaha, Neb.-based company reported $6.8 million in revenues compared to $7.3 million in the same quarter last year. Transgenomic said this decline was attributable to a $300,000 decrease in its Genetic Assays and Platforms segment due to fewer instrument sales, and a $200,000 drop in Laboratory Services revenues due to lower sales of contract development services to pharmaceutical clients.

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.

Among Sacks' books was "Awakenings," which was later made into an Academy Award-winning film.

The popularity of the #sciencemoviequote Twitter trend showcases scientists' eclectic movie tastes and knack for puns. 

The popular astrophysicist warned that apathy and even contempt for science in politics could lead to the end of informed democracy. 

In PLOS this week: Uncovering variants associated with diabetes-related kidney disease, a sequencing study of hepatitis E viruses circulating in Cambodia, and more.