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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Quidel reported after the close of the market Thursday that its second quarter revenues rose 5 percent year over year due primarily to growth in the firm's rapid immunoassay business. Growth in molecular and specialized diagnostic solutions also contributed to a lesser extent.

The San Diego-based diagnostics company reported total sales of $108.3 million, up from $103.2 million in the second quarter of 2018 and in line with analysts' consensus estimate.

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