By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Abbott today reported that its first-quarter molecular diagnostics sales increased 6 percent year over year as its total sales were up around 5 percent compared to Q1 2011.

Abbott reported molecular diagnostics sales of $105 million, up from $99 million for the first quarter of 2011. Of that total, $47 million came from the US market and $58 million in sales were derived from international markets.

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