By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Helicos BioSciences' revenues for the second quarter rose 78 percent as grant revenues increased by 170 percent, the company disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission after the close of the market on Monday.

For the three months ended June 30, total revenues bounced to $661,000 from $371,000 a year ago. While product revenue dropped to $85,000 from $158,000 in Q2 2009, grant revenues shot up to $576,000 from $213,000 year over year.

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.

In PNAS this week: genomic study of group B Streptococcus evolution, selection on the X chromosome in great apes, and more.

Changing the fat and fiber content of people's diets affects their gut microbiome, metabolome, and colon cancer risk, researchers say.

Broken links are found throughout academic publications, and some services are trying to combat such link decay.

Nick Stockton at Wired says that a pause in studying genome-editing tools should be used to find a path forward.