NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Millipore yesterday said fourth-quarter revenues increased 50 percent as R&D spending rose 41 percent and profit leapt 1,700 percent.
 
Total receipts for the three months ended Dec. 31, 2006 increased to $383 million from $256 million year over year.
 
Compared with the fourth quarter of 2005, sales in the company’s Bioprocess segment was up 42 percent to $224 million, while its Bioscience segment gained 61 percent with sales of $158 million.
 

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