By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Sequenom today reported that its fourth-quarter revenues jumped 12 percent, driven by diagnostic services sales that more than doubled year over year.

The San Diego-based firm brought in total revenues of $15.5 million for the three-month period ended Dec. 31, compared to $13.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2010. It fell short of analysts' consensus expectation of $15.8 million.

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