NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – BG Medicine today reported a 7 percent increase year over year in revenues for the fourth quarter.

The Waltham, Mass.-based firm said that revenues for the three months ended Dec. 31, 2013 totaled $1.15 million, up from $1.07 million a year ago and beating the average analyst estimate of $1.1 million. Product revenues, however, declined to $884,000 from $978,000 a year ago, a 10 percent drop. Service revenues were up 182 percent to $265,000 from $94,000 in Q4 2012.

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