How have companies in the multiplatform molecular biology tools sector grown revenues for the three months ended Dec. 31? If you're one of the top performers listed on the 15-company BioCommerce Week Index, you have one thing in common: You're been acquisitive over the past six months.

With the macro-economic environment improving, companies in this space are accelerating revenue growth with acquisitions, and, at least in the short term, this strategy is fattening their top lines.

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