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Genzyme Reports Strong First-Quarter Growth
Date:4/23/2008

of this product franchise.

-- Sales of Sepra(R) products continued to be strong, rising 32 percent to

$30.6 million in the first quarter from $23.1 million in the same

quarter a year ago. The expanded U.S. sales force for Seprafilm(R)

adhesion barrier is reaching a broader range of physicians and helping

drive the product's growth in gynecologic and colorectal surgery.

Future growth of the product in C-section procedures and trauma

surgeries is expected.

-- First-quarter revenue for the Genetics business increased 12 percent to

$74.3 million from $66.2 million, fueled substantially by a higher

volume of reproductive diagnostic testing. The profitability of the

Genetics business is also increasing through improvements in operating

efficiencies, while Genzyme continues to invest in additional

information technology and infrastructure to strengthen the competitive

advantages the business has created. Genzyme Genetics recently

launched carrier and prenatal diagnostic testing for spinal muscular

atrophy, the most common inherited cause of infant mortality. These

tests are expected to support continued profitable growth in subsequent

quarters.

-- Oncology revenue increased 29 percent in the first quarter to $29.0

million from $22.4 million. This growth primarily reflects the

addition of European sales of Clolar, which Genzyme began recording

following its acquisition of Bioenvision Inc. late last year. Genzyme

is working to introduce Clolar worldwide through its global commercial

and regulatory organization. Oncology revenue also reflects growing

first-line use of Campath(R) (alemtuzumab) in the treatment of patients

with B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

Late-State Development Programs

Genzyme continues to make strong prog
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