NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Becton Dickinson reported today that its fiscal fourth quarter revenues rose 6 percent year over year, driven by strong growth in its medical segment that was partly offset by flat revenue growth in the diagnostics business.  

For the three months ended Sept. 30, the company posted revenues of $3.23 billion compared to $3.06 billion in the year-ago quarter, beating Wall Street analysts' average estimate of $3.22 billion.

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