By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bio-Rad Laboratories reported after the close of the market Tuesday that its first-quarter revenues increased 7 percent year over year, led by its Clinical Diagnostics segment.

The Hercules, Calif.-based firm had total revenues of $485.1 million for the three-month period ended March 31, compared to $454.2 million for Q1 2010. On a currency-neutral basis, its revenues increased 5 percent. Bio-Rad beat analysts' consensus estimate for revenues of $482.1 million.

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