NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Abbott today reported worldwide molecular diagnostics sales of $73 million, up around 21 percent, not including the effects of currency translation, over its 2008 MDx sales.

The Abbott Park, Ill.-based pharmaceuticals and medical products giant said that including the negative effects of foreign exchange its global molecular diagnostic sales were up 11 percent year over year.

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