NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PerkinElmer's first-quarter revenues rose 14 percent year over year with particular strength in its Human Health segment, the company reported after the close of the market on Thursday.

For the three months ended April 1, total revenues were $510.9 million, up from $447.2 million a year ago, and nudging past analyst estimates of $510.4 million. Organically, revenues increased 6 percent year over year.

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