By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PerkinElmer reported after the close of the market Thursday that its revenues for the third quarter increased 11 percent, with strong growth coming from both its Human Health and Environmental Health divisions.

In the three months ended Oct. 3, the company posted revenues of $419.1 million, up from $377 million in the year-ago period. The results easily beat analysts' consensus estimate for revenues of $401.9 million.

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