By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Luminex said after the close of the market on Monday that it has completed its $34 million all-cash purchase of EraGen Biosciences.

Luminex said the acquisition of the Madison, Wis.-based molecular diagnostics firm would add between $5 million and $7 million in revenues to Luminex in 2011. The deal is expected to be dilutive to 2011 earnings and accretive to 2012 earnings on a GAAP basis.

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