By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Abbott today reported that its fourth-quarter molecular diagnostics sales rose around 11 percent year over year to $126 million from $114 million in Q4 2010.

The Abbot Park, Ill.-based diagnostics and pharmaceuticals giant reported total sales of $10.38 billion for the quarter, up 4 percent from $9.97 billion. Its net earnings for the quarter were $1.62 billion, or $1.02 per share, up from $1.44 billion, or $.92 per share, for the fourth quarter of 2010.

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