NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Becton Dickinson said today that its fiscal third quarter revenues grew 45 percent year over year largely on its recent acquisition of medical technology firm CareFusion.

For the three months ended June 30, BD recorded revenues of $3.12 billion compared to $2.16 billion in fiscal Q3 2014, and just shy of the consensus analysts' estimate of $3.13 billion. On a comparable, currency-neutral basis, adjusted revenues grew just over 2 percent.

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