This article has been updated to include a downgrade note from Mizuho Securities.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – PerkinElmer reported after the close of the market on Thursday that its second quarter revenues rose 2 percent year over year thanks to a 4 percent increase in its human health business which offset a 1 percent dip in environmental health revenues.

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