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

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Roche today reported flat sales for its diagnostics division in the first quarter of 2019, driven by decreased sales in the centralized and point-of-care business and diabetes care business that were partially offset by strong growth in its molecular diagnostics business.

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