NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genetic Technologies in regulatory documents today said that receipts from customers declined 23 percent year over year during its fiscal second quarter.

For the three months ended Dec. 31, 2012, the Australian company took in A$4.1 million (US$4.3 million) in receipts, down from A$5.3 million in the year-ago period.

Its R&D spending was down 48 percent to A$21,400 from A$41,197 in the year ago period, while advertising and marketing costs were also cut 48 percent to A$217,493 from A$420,274.

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