NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Roche said today that its diagnostics revenues grew 6 percent year over year for the first quarter of 2017, driven by growth in its centralized and point-of-care solutions segment.

For the three months ended March 31, the Swiss pharmaceutical and diagnostics company reported overall revenues of CHF 12.94 billion ($13.07 billion), up 4 percent from CHF 12.41 billion in Q1 2016.

In diagnostics, Roche reported revenues of CHF 2.77 billion, up from CHF 2.61 billion in 2016.

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