By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Qiagen reported after the close of the market Monday that its second-quarter revenues increased 7 percent, or 1 percent on a constant exchange rate basis, "amid continued weak economic conditions."

The firm reported total sales of $282.2 million for the three-month period ended June 30, compared to $262.7 million for the second quarter of 2010. It beat analysts' consensus estimate of $279.4 million.

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