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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Luminex announced today that it has agreed to acquire MilliporeSigma's flow cytometry portfolio for $75 million, consisting of about $69.9 million to be paid under a stock and asset purchase agreement and about $5.1 million in committed inventory purchases.

Austin, Texas-based Luminex anticipates that the deal will close by the end of 2018 and could contribute between $40 million and $50 million to its revenues in 2019.  

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