By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Luminex reported after the close of the market Thursday that its second-quarter revenues rose 19 percent, with double-digit increases for its systems and consumables sales.

The Austin, Texas-based maker of multiplex systems for research and diagnostics brought in total revenues of $33.2 million for the three months ended June 30, up 19 percent from $27.8 million for Q2 2009. It fell just short of analysts' consensus estimate of $33.6 million in revenues for the quarter.

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