NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Orchid Cellmark today said first-quarter revenue rose 12 percent, R&D spending inched up a hair, and losses receded 75 percent.
 
Total receipts for the three months ended March 31 increased to $14.1 million from $12.6 million year over year due mostly to an increase in forensic casework in the US and UK.
 
However, those gains were offset in part by a decrease in testing services to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
 

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