This article has been updated to include comments from PerkinElmer's Q2 conference call.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – PerkinElmer reported after the close of the market on Thursday a 1 percent increase in its second quarter revenues, or 8 percent on a constant-currency basis.

For the three months ended June 28, PerkinElmer's revenues rose to $563.9 million from $556.2 million for the same period a year ago,beating analysts' average estimate of $555.5 million. The company reported organic revenue growth of 4 percent year over year.

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