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Yearly Archives: 2018

Webinar Wednesday: Overcome Biomarker Multiplexing Challenges in Drug Development

April 18th, 2018 / Hilary Graham

Paul Rhyne from BDS Shares Recommended Multiplexing Techniques Paul Rhyne, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer at Biologic Development Services (BDS), shares insights from a review article co-authored with 11 colleagues from pharmaceutical companies, clinical research organizations (CRO), and government agencies over two years titled: Recommendations for Use and Fit-for-Purpose Validation of Biomarker Multiplex Ligand Binding Assays in

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The Faces of Luminex: Alan Virden, Hardware Product Services

April 13th, 2018 / Christine Valle

Preparing documentation and training for Luminex products was a lot easier back when we only sold one instrument. Alan Virden, Hardware Product Services Manager, knows that from personal experience. He joined Luminex in 1998 even before the company launched its first commercial product. Today, he plays an integral role for all of our products —

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ECCMID 2018: Looking Forward to Madrid

April 12th, 2018 / Christine Valle

Check out the latest Luminex offerings in booth #9 We can’t wait for the annual European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, taking place this year in Madrid. ECCMID is one of the best infectious disease meetings on the calendar. It brings together more than 12,000 leaders in clinical microbiology, infection control, and related

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AACR 2018: Welcome to the Windy City

April 5th, 2018 / Christine Valle

Cancer research, clinical trials, and xMAP® Technology The annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) kicks off soon at McCormick Place, Chicago’s convention megaplex, and the Luminex team can’t wait. Sure, we’re looking forward to the deep-dish pizza and a visit to Nuts on Clark, but we can’t wait to learn about

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Webinar Wednesday: James Lederer from Harvard Medical School

April 4th, 2018 / Hilary Graham

Use of xMAP® Technology to Measure Complex Immune Response to Infection in Mice For our fifth Webinar Wednesday blog, we’re featuring a talk from James Lederer, PhD, Associate Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School. Lederer is an xMAP® expert, having developed approximately 200 multiplex immunoassays to study the effects of trauma on the immune

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Luminex® 200™ Resources Make Maintenance More Manageable

April 3rd, 2018 / Blythe Jewell

New Video Suite Helps You Keep Your Instrument Up and Running Keeping your Luminex® 200™ instrument running properly requires some attention and technical know-how. We’ve created a number of resources to help you stay on top of it all. Step-by-Step Videos Our brand new suite of videos offers quick tips, maintenance walkthroughs, how-to tutorials, and

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The Faces of Luminex: Cinthia Jones, Quality Management Systems

March 30th, 2018 / Christine Valle

In the molecular diagnostics field, compliance with a host of regulations and manufacturing practices is essential. That’s why we need people like Cinthia Jones, Quality Management Systems Manager, who joined Luminex in 2016 and helps ensure that we’re doing everything by the book. She began her career as an editor after earning her bachelor’s degree

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In Infectious Disease Testing, Flexibility is the Common Theme

March 29th, 2018 / Christine Valle

Clinical labs that can adapt quickly will produce the best results With the constant pressure to deliver quick, actionable, and cost-effective results, clinical labs need as much flexibility as possible. To understand how the latest diagnostic developments are enabling this flexible testing approach, check out this new perspective article in Diagnostics World from Erin McCombs,

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Webinar Wednesday: Mariano Severgnini from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

March 21st, 2018 / Hilary Graham

Soluble Biomarker Detection in Cancer Patients Treated with Immunotherapies using xMAP® Technology For our fourth Webinar Wednesday blog, we’re featuring a talk from Mariano Severgnini, who is the lead scientist at the Immune Assessment Lab (IAL) in the Center for Immuno-Oncology (CIO) at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. The IAL serves as the focal point for immunotherapy

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Delivering the Trifecta

March 20th, 2018 / Hilary Graham

Throughput, Speed, and Insights with Multiplexing The Applied Physiology Laboratory at the University of North Texas (UNT) is a shared resource that provides expertise in immunology, nutrition, and muscle physiology. They often collaborate with partners in the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industries to provide bioanalytical consultation and biomarker testing services at a more competitive price-point than

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