NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Investment bank Thomas Weisel Partners has increased its fourth-quarter and full-year 2009 revenue guidance for Affymetrix, two weeks before the firm is scheduled to report its results.

Analyst Peter Lawson said that the bank has increased its Q4 estimate to $83 million from its previous estimate of $82 million, slightly above analysts' consensus estimate of $82.8 million. It also lowered the firm's loss per share to $.10 from $.11, in line with the consensus estimate.

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