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Luminex Q4 Revenues Rise 8.3 Percent, Net Loss Balloons 71 Percent

NEW YORK, Feb. 10 (GenomeWeb News) - Luminex yesterday reported that fourth-quarter revenue increased 8.3 percent to $9.1 million from $8.4 million in the year-ago quarter.

 

R&D spending for the three months ended Dec. 31, 2004, increased 13 percent to $908,000 from $807,000 for the same quarter in 2003.

 

Net loss in the current quarter surged 71 percent to $1.1 million from $643,000 in the year-ago quarter.

 

The company had $36 million in cash and cash equivalents on hand as of Dec. 31.

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