By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Luminex and the Tecan Group today announced a collaboration to develop new automated screening platform for the faster detection of potential health risks in newborns.

The global original equipment manufacturing agreement will combine Luminex's xMAP technology and LX200 instrument with Tecan's Freedom EVO liquid handling platform and HydroFlex Washer.

Terms of the deal were not announced.

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