This article has been updated with information and comments from Thermo Fisher Scientific's earnings call.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Thermo Fisher Scientific today reported a 6 percent year-over-year increase in fourth quarter revenues.

For the three months ended Dec. 31, 2016, the company's revenues totaled $4.95 billion, up from $4.65 billion in Q4 2015 and just below the consensus Wall Street estimate of $4.98 billion.

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