NEW YORK, Aug 9 – Pharmacogenomics company Visible Genetics of Toronto said its second quarter revenues increased to $3.9 million, compared with $3.4 million in the year ago period, as sales of genotyping kits rose 52 percent. 

The company said its total expenses for the quarter rose to $11.3 million from $10.5 million, mostly as the result of increased expenditures stemming from the startup of its kit manufacturing facility in Atlanta as well as consolidation costs and higher sales and marketing expenses.

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