By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Luminex today said its first-quarter revenues spiked 30 percent year over year, led by record consumables sales.

The Austin, Texas-based molecular diagnostics and multiplex test technologies firm said that revenues rose to $43.3 million for the three months ended March 31, compared to $33.3 million in the first quarter of 2010, exceeding Wall Street expectations of $39.9 million.

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