NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Cepheid said after the close of the market Thursday that its first quarter revenues grew 16 percent year over year driven by 26 percent growth in its clinical business.

In addition, the company disclosed during a conference call following the earnings release that it received Chinese Food and Drug Administration clearance for its Xpert MTB/RIF test.

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