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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies reported after the close of the market on Wednesday that its first-quarter revenues rose 9 percent, with strong growth coming from its Bio-Analytical Measurement segment. But its profits dropped 20 percent due to share-based compensation expense.
 

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