By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Life Technologies reported after the close of the market Tuesday that its first-quarter 2010 revenues increased 14 percent year over year, or 10 percent organically, with double-digit growth for all three of its divisions.

The Carlsbad, Calif.-based firm also announced the acquisition of a small firm that makes a microfluidic system for a variety of molecular biology applications.

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