By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Luminex today announced that it has acquired robotics and automation firm BSD Robotics and has inked an exclusive collaboration with a digital microfluidics firm.

The Austin, Texas-based firm celebrated the 10th anniversary of its Nasdaq listing by ringing the opening bell of the market and then held its Annual Investors Day. It announced the acquisition and alliance at that meeting.

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