NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bruker reported after the close of the market Wednesday that its revenues in the second quarter were up 8 percent year over year, rising to $454.9 million, compared to $420.7 million in Q2 2012.

The results beat the average Wall Street estimate of $426.4 million, as the company saw "weakness in some key markets partially offset by diversified pockets of growth," Bruker President and CEO Frank Laukien said in a statement.

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