This article has been updated with information from Roche's earnings presentation.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Roche today reported a 7 percent increase in molecular diagnostics sales for 2015, driven by its molecular and sequencing businesses.

Overall, the Swiss pharmaceutical and diagnostics company reported CHF 48.15 billion ($47.53 billion) in sales for the year, a one percent increase over the CHF 47.46 billion in sales for 2014. On a constant currency basis, sales grew 5 percent year over year.

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