NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Sigma-Aldrich yesterday reported a 7.4 percent increase in third-quarter sales accompanied by a 14-percent jump in profit for the quarter.
 
For the three months ended Sept. 30, 2008, the company’s sales climbed to $540.6 million from $503.2 million in the comparable period of 2007. Currency effects contributed 3.1 percent, and organic growth was 4.3 percent.
 

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