NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Quest Diagnostics today reported that its third quarter sales were down 2 percent year over year, in line with its pre-announcement made just last week.

The clinical lab and diagnostic information services provider reported revenues of $1.79 billion for the three months ended Sept. 30, down 2 percent year over year from $1.82 billion. Analysts had previously expected $1.84 billion in revenues for the quarter.

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