NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Foundation Medicine reported after the close of the market Wednesday that its first quarter revenues rose 121 percent from the first quarter of 2013 and 19 percent sequentially, driven by sales of its FoundationOne and FoundationOne Heme cancer tests.

The Cambridge, Mass.-based cancer genomic analysis firm reported total revenues of $11.5 million for the three months ended March 31, up from $5.2 million in Q1 2013 and $9.7 million in Q4 2013. It beat the consensus Wall Street estimate of $11.3 million.

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