NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Roche reported today that total receipts for its molecular diagnostics segment declined 3 percent in the first three quarters of 2007, compared with the same period one year ago, but overall revenue for the entire Diagnostics business rose 5 percent year over year.
 
Diagnostics sales overall rose to CHF 6.8 billion ($5.7 billion) while Molecular Diagnostics declined to CHF 856 million. However, excluding industrial reagents, sales in Molecular Diagnostics were up 3 percent.
 

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