Webinar: Mount Sinai Scientists Design Multiplex COVID-19 Antibody Test

Implementing xMAP® Technology allows for faster, more accurate results When the global outbreak hit the US, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City published some of the earliest COVID-19 studies in the US. It’s no surprise then that scientists at Mount Sinai were among the first to develop an antibody test. […]

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xMAP® Technology Users Battle COVID-19 with New Serology Assays

Designed and built by researchers around the world, xMAP® assays shine light on the antibody response to SARS-CoV-2. Our xMAP® Technology empowers researchers to build their own assays quickly, creatively, and effectively. Designed and built by researchers around the world, xMAP® assays shine light on the antibody response to SARS-CoV-2. If you haven’t seen the […]

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The Faces of Luminex: Miranda Chavez, Manufacturing and QA Operations

As Luminex® has grown over the years, so have our manufacturing capabilities and the various operations supporting them. We are grateful for employees like Miranda Chavez, Project Manager for Global Manufacturing and Quality Assurance Operations, who keeps things running smoothly. The Austin native earned her bachelor’s in biochemistry at St. Edward’s University and has been […]

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Luminex Supports New Award for Scientific Contributions to Cytokine and Interferon Biology

At Luminex, we believe in the value of recognizing excellence, which is why we are excited to support a new award through the International Cytokine & Interferon Society. The ICIS-LUMINEX John R. Kettman Award for Excellence in Interferon & Cytokine Research will be given to a mid-career investigator who has made exceptional contributions to the […]

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Precision Coupling with Molar Amounts of Protein

Precision coupling is useful for multiplex antibody assays, screening recombinant antibodies, and more! I’ve been getting a lot of requests lately to provide more information on the molar coupling method. If you’ve been wondering how it works, here’s a quick look at how to incorporate molar coupling into your assay development. When coupling whole immunoglobulins […]

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Webinar: A Multiplex Serology Test for Detecting COVID-19 Antibodies in Dried Blood Spots

Rush University Medical Center develops a highly accurate test that can be used with dried blood spot samples. In a recent LabRoots webinar, Dr. Imad Tarhoni from Rush University Medical Center in Chicago offered a look at how his team developed a multiplex serological assay that they believe could be the cornerstone to a large-scale […]

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The Faces of Luminex: Gabby Mora, Technical Training

Here at Luminex, we know that even the best assays or instruments aren’t worth much if they’re impossible to use. Our developers strive to make sure our products are designed for ease of use, and we also work hard to provide plenty of training opportunities to ensure that all of our customers feel fully supported. […]

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The Faces of Luminex: Ede Brooks McCullough, Marketing

At Luminex, we pride ourselves on developing high-quality molecular diagnostic tests, but this year our commitment to these tests—especially respiratory tests—has been more important than ever. We’re lucky to have Ede Brooks McCullough, Americas Marketing Manager, Respiratory, overseeing our rapidly growing assay portfolio in the Americas for everything from influenza to the SARS-CoV-2 virus. A […]

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Coming Soon: A New Multiplex Serology Test for SARS-CoV-2

Luminex Partner Tetracore designed a serology assay for SARS-CoV-2 using xMAP® Technology. A new multiplex serology test to determine whether someone has been exposed to the SARS-CoV-2 virus is coming soon, thanks to assay developer Tetracore. The company—one of Luminex’s research partners—developed this test based on our xMAP Technology. We spoke with Tetracore Senior Scientist […]

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The Faces of Luminex: Eva Oleksy, Clinical Research

Luminex develops a number of instruments and molecular diagnostic tests that have to be reviewed by regulatory agencies before becoming commercially available. Each of them requires clinical trials to demonstrate accuracy and utility. For this, we count on team members like Eva Oleksy, Senior Clinical Research Associate. She joined Luminex in 2009, and holds a […]

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