AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Luminex Corporation (Nasdaq: LMNX ), today announced the initial dates and locations for the MAGPIX® road show, a multinational tour designed to showcase the recently-launched MAGPIX analytical instrument that is capable of performing up to 50 tests on a single sample and providing nearly 5,000 data points in under an hour. The innovative format of the tour lets users interact directly with the system and each other to enhance the sharing of a broad set of applications.
"We are very excited to launch our MAGPIX road show series to allow researchers around the world to experience MAGPIX first hand," said Patrick J. Balthrop, president and chief executive officer of Luminex. "This is an opportunity for scientists across many disciplines to see, in person, how MAGPIX easily allows them to harness the power of multiplexing and advance their research."
The MAGPIX road show events will feature a presentation from a MAGPIX user as well as an overview of the instrument and an explanatory animation of the technology. EMD Millipore, the first distributor of the MAGPIX instrument worldwide, also will be on site for demonstrations and to answer questions at the U.S. events.
The following dates and locations have been scheduled for the MAGPIX road show in Europe:
September 13 – Luminex Europe Office, Oosterhout, The Netherlands
September 15 – Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
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