NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Alere reported that its third quarter revenues fell 7 percent year over year and decreased 2 percent on an organic basis due in part to currency effects and lower international sales.

For the quarter ended Sept. 30, the medical diagnostics firm reported net revenue of $602 million compared to $649.2 million in Q3 2014, and below analysts' consensus estimate of $646.3 million.

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