NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Sigma-Aldrich yesterday said third-quarter revenue rose 14 percent as R&D spending increased 14 percent and profit widened 5 percent.
 
Total receipts for the three months ended Sept. 30 increased to $503.2 million from $441.4 million year over year.
 
R&D spending increased to $15 million from $13.2 million year over year.
 
The company said profit increased to $71.6 million from $68.4 million in the year-ago period. 
 

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