NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bio-Rad Laboratories reported after the close of the market Tuesday that its second quarter revenues increased 3 percent year over year, due in part to its January acquisition of AbD Serotec.

The Hercules, Calif.-based firm brought in total revenues of $525.3 million for the three months ended June 30, compared to $$510.4 million for the second quarter of 2012. It fell short of the consensus Wall Street estimate of $532.6 million.

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