AUSTIN, Texas, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ: LMNX) today announced Dr. Amy Altman, vice president of Biodefense will present at the 5th National Bio-Threat Conference, taking place March 27-29, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. The meeting is sponsored by the Department of Defense's Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense, Joint Project Manager Biological Defense, Joint Project Manager Guardian The Department of Homeland Security and the Environmental Protection Agency.(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100104/LUMINEXLOGO)
During the conference, Dr. Altman will present "MAGPIX®: A Compact, Robust LED-based xMAP® Analyzer for the Multiplex Detection of Bio-Threat Agents and Emerging Infectious Diseases" in Session 14: Latest and Greatest Chaired by Joseph Hamel, Department of Defense's Joint Program Manager, Biological Defense. Dr. Altman's presentation will take place on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 1:20 p.m. MDT at the Sheraton Denver Downtown, Plaza Ballroom E.
Providing nearly 5,000 data points in under an hour, MAGPIX was designed to meet the needs of laboratories, academic researchers and scientists who, until now, have been unable to take advantage of the power of multiplexing because of resource and space limitations. The affordable LED-based system requires reduced sample reagen
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