Shares of Bruker BioSciences climbed 9.1 percent for the five-day trading week ended Tuesday, leading all gainers in the BCW Index. The only other stock in the Index to gain more than 5 percent for the week was that of Illumina, which rose 5.4 percent.
 
Caliper Life Sciences led decliners for the week, dropping 6.6 percent.
 

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