NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Illumina's second-quarter revenues retreated 2 percent year over year, but beat the consensus Wall Street estimate, the company reported after the close of the market on Tuesday.

For the three months ended July 1, the San Diego firm had revenues of $280.6 million, compared to $287.5 million a year ago, and above analyst estimates of $278.7 million. Product revenues slid to $258.8 million from $269.9 million a year ago, while service and other revenues rose to $21.8 million from $17.6 million.

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