NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Thermo Fisher Scientific today reported that its first quarter revenues increased 10 percent in a quarter that included four extra days compared to the prior year period.

For the three months ended April 2, Thermo Fisher reported revenue of $4.29 billion, up from $3.92 billion in the first quarter of 2015, and beating the average analyst estimate of $4.11 billion. Organic revenue grew 10 percent while acquisitions increased revenue by 1 percent.

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