The company's Q2 revenues were up less than 1 percent from $596.2 million in Q2 2018, and short of the average Wall Street estimate of $601.4 million.
The new partnership will support the analysis of glycans in 30,000 human samples by the end of 2021.
New instrument releases at this week's meeting reflected proteomics' increased emphasis on throughput and the continuing spread of ion mobility technology.
The index, which underperformed the Dow Jones and the Nasdaq, fell nearly 3 percent in April.
The company posted revenues of $513.9 million for the quarter compared to $530.7 million in Q1 2018, below the average Wall Street estimate of $545.3 million.
Developed in collaboration with Waters and Labcyte, the platform enables applications including high-throughput drug screening and metabolomic profiling.
Driven by strong pharma sales, revenues increased to $715 million from $687 million in Q4 2017, besting the consensus analyst estimate of $703 million.
The company's revenues were up, but fell short of Wall Street estimates as growth in the European market was hampered by lower sales to pharma customers there.
Waters said the acquisition is part of a strategy to develop simpler, more streamlined mass spec workflows that will be accessible to non-expert users.
The company posted Q2 revenues of $596.2 million, up from $558.3 million in Q2 2017, short of the average Wall Street estimate of $598 million.
Holden Thorp is to be the new editor-in-chief of Science and its related journals.
A genetic analysis of salmon scales collected over the course of a century points to a sharp decline in the number of fish returning each year to river in British Columbia, CBC reports.
Adelaide University has suspended the head of an ancient DNA lab as its investigation of workplace bullying continues, Australia's ABC News reports.
In PNAS this week: gene expression profiles of adipocyte subtypes, computational approach for improving plant expressome analysis, and more.