Last week, several of the BioCommerce Week index companies reported their earnings for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2004.

Highlights of selected companies’ financial reports follow.

Waters Sees 40-Percent
Growth in Mass Spec

Driven by a 40-percent growth in sales of its mass-spectrometry technology, Waters last week reported fourth-quarter sales of $324 million, up 18 percent over $275 million in sales for the same quarter last year.

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Gene drives might run into biological resistance, the Economist reports.

Forensic experts exhumed painter Salvador Dalí's body to collect DNA for a paternity test, CBS News reports.

Yale Environment 360 writes that synthetic and conservation biologists aren't always on the same wavelength, but they are trying to reach an understanding.

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