How xMAP® Technology Advances Veterinary and Agricultural Research

New white paper reviews a host of recent studies based on xMAP® Technology When Luminex scientists first created xMAP® Technology back in the 1990s, they couldn’t possibly have imagined the vast array of applications for which it would eventually be utilized. We are continually impressed with our users’ creativity and scientific vision as they bring […]

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The Faces of Luminex: Emily Gipson, Sales

No Sales team would be successful without the support of those working behind the scenes to ensure every order is processed quickly and correctly. Team members like Emily Gipson, Senior Manager of Global Licensed Technology Group (LTG) Sales and Order Support, champion the pre-sales process by overseeing order accuracy and ensuring compliance with Regulatory guidance. […]

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Lessons from the Frontlines: How a Louisville Lab Used the ARIES® System to Respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic

The sample-to-answer platform delivered timely and accurate test results during a critical time As COVID-19 began to spread in early 2020, scientists and medical professionals across the world began quickly responding to community needs, shifting priorities to help understand and address the pandemic. At this year’s Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) annual meeting, we hosted […]

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The Year in Review—How COVID-19 Transformed Our World

Reflecting on a challenging year in global health As 2021 inches closer, many of us have begun our annual reflection, reviewing the events of the past year to gain perspective, and shape the months ahead. Ordinarily, one might identify several themes that characterized the year—but in 2020, everything was filtered through the lens of the […]

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Training Tomorrow’s Custom Assay Development Experts: A Summer Internship Program Hosted by the LuminexPLORE Lab

UT Austin students share their experience working in our xMAP® Custom Assay Development lab this past summer Internships in our industry aren’t particularly common, and they’re even harder to find in places like Austin, which isn’t really considered a biotech hub. However, it’s important to offer these types of programs so that students interested in […]

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The Faces of Luminex: Curtis Ford, Engineering

It might not be rocket science, but former aerospace engineer Curtis Ford shares how his background across two important fields in engineering led to his career here, where he helps oversee the quality of Luminex products. Because high-quality products require premium parts, what we don’t manufacture ourselves must be sourced from trusted suppliers—that’s where Curtis […]

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Multiplex Bead Mixes Made Easy with an Excel-Based Bead Calculator

Whether you’re developing a multiplex assay for 500 different markers in one reaction or developing lower-plex assays, knowing how to make a multiplex bead mix from different types of bead stocks is critical for proper assay performance. Unconjugated beads can be purchased as individual stocks at different concentrations of 12.5 or 2.5 million beads per […]

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Bracing for Flu Season in a Pandemic World

How clinical laboratories can prepare as COVID-19 meets influenza It’s officially autumn in the United States, which means pumpkin picking, college football, and, of course, the start of flu season. This annual occurrence is always a challenge for clinical laboratories, but this year, circulation of the influenza virus coincides with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, creating a […]

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The Faces of Luminex: Carla Schneider, Area Business Director

The Luminex Sales Team is dedicated to supporting our customers—and that’s why we rely on people like Carla Schneider, Area Business Director for the Southeast, to provide important team guidance in managing this critical business function. Based in Louisville, Kentucky, Carla joined Luminex in 2015. She holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental science from Auburn […]

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