Qiagen Posts 7 Percent Q1 Sales Gain; Profit Rises | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Qiagen reported after the close of the market on Monday that its first-quarter revenues rose 7 percent while its net income jumped around 22 percent year over year.

The Hilden, Germany-based molecular diagnostics and sample preparation technologies firm reported total sales of $220.9 million for the three months ended March 31, compared to sales of $207.1 million for the first quarter of 2008. Foreign currency translation had a negative 9 percent effect on the first-quarter results while acquisitions added 5 percent to its revenue growth.

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