By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Waters today reported a 10 percent increase in its first-quarter 2010 revenues, citing demand for new products and improving end markets.

The Milford, Mass.-based life science research and environmental testing products firm brought in total revenues of $367.7 million for the three-month period ended April 3, 2010, compared to $333.1 million for the first quarter of 2009. Its Q1 2010 revenues beat analysts' consensus estimate of $359.2 million.

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