NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – BG Medicine this week posted first quarter revenues of $739,000, down 17 percent from $888,000 in the first quarter of 2013.

The drop stemmed from declines in revenues from both the company's BGM Galectin-3 heart failure test and its services business. BG did $739,000 in galectin-3 sales, down 10 percent from $820,000 in Q1 2013. It posted no service revenue in the quarter, compared to $68,000 in service revenues in the year-ago period.

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