Orchid Cellmark Announces DNA Contracts With Five New U.K. Police Forces

The Wall Street Journal Market Watch
PRINCETON, N.J., Oct 7, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) — Orchid Cellmark Inc. /quotes/comstock/15*!orch/quotes/nls/orch (ORCH 1.48, -0.04, -2.63%) , a leading international provider of identity DNA testing services, today announced that it has now started work for five U.K. police forces in the East Midlands region, under contracts awarded following the latest National Forensic Procurement regional tender. The total estimated annual value of the combined contracts is approximately (U.S.) $1.2 million (at the current exchange rate).