NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – PerkinElmer reported after the market close on Thursday that its fourth quarter revenues increased 3 percent year over year, with growth driven by the firm's environmental health segment.

The Waltham, Mass.-based firm reported total revenues of $608.4 million, up from $591.9 million for the fourth quarter of 2013. It beat the consensus Wall Street estimate of $600 million. The firm also noted that on an organic basis its revenues were up 5 percent year over year.

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