NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — PerkinElmer yesterday reported that third-quarter revenues increased 13 percent as R&D spending jumped 12 percent and profit ticked up about 3 percent.
 
Total receipts for the three months ended Sept. 30 increased to $435.7 million from $386.9 million year over year, PerkinElmer said. 
 
Revenue for the company’s Life and Analytical Sciences business and its Optoelectronics unit swelled 13 percent year over year apiece, to $319.3 million and $116.3 million, respectively.

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