NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bruker today reported that its second-quarter 2009 revenues fell 19 percent year over year or 11 percent excluding the negative effects of foreign currency.

The Billerica, Mass.-based firm generated total revenues of $252.5 million for the three-month period ended June 30, down from $311.5 million in the second quarter of 2008. However, its revenues beat out analysts' consensus estimate of $249.7 million for the quarter.

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