NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – MDS today lowered its revenue guidance for fiscal year 2008, one week before it will report results, to a range of $1.21 billion to $1.22 billion from its previous expectations of $1.23 billion to $1.25 billion.
The Toronto-based firm also lowered its expected adjusted EBITDA to a range of between $148 million and $154 million from a range of between $160 million and $170 million for the fiscal year, which ended Oct. 31.

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