NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Orchid Cellmark’s third-quarter revenues declined around 4 percent year over year due to lower service revenues in the UK.
 
The Princeton, NJ-based DNA testing services firm reported revenues of $14.9 million for the three-month period ended Sept. 30, compared with revenues of $15.6 million in the comparable period of 2007. A decline in UK revenues was partially offset by a 4 percent increase in US revenues during the quarter, the firm said.
 

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