NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Affymetrix said after the close of the market on Thursday that its second quarter revenues climbed 7 percent year over year.

The Santa Clara, Calif.-based microarray firm said that for the three months ended June 30, total revenues increased to $85.4 million from $79.5 million a year ago, beating the average Wall Street estimate of $83.3 million.

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