Meridian Bioscience said today that its Illumigene molecular diagnostic products accounted for 16 percent of its fiscal first quarter revenues, which increased 13 percent over the same quarter last year.

For the first fiscal quarter ended Dec. 31, 2012, Cincinnati, Ohio-based Meridian reported net sales of $45.4 million compared to $40 million in the year-ago period. This increase was led by the company's US Diagnostics unit, which was up 21 percent on the quarter. European Diagnostics, meantime, declined by 4 percent due to "economic headwinds," Meridian said.

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