NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Roche today reported a 3 percent increase in full-year revenues for its diagnostics division, to 9.7 billion Swiss francs ($8.4 billion) from 9.4 billion Swiss francs ($8.1 billion) in 2007.

The diagnostics division includes several business areas, including molecular diagnostics, which posted a 2 percent dip in revenues, to 1.1 billion Swiss francs, and applied sciences, which recorded an 11 percent increase in sales, to 765 million Swiss francs.

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