NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Luminex has completed its roughly $90 million acquisition of molecular diagnostics firm Nanosphere, the firm announced today.

Its tender offer of $1.70 per share for all of the shares of Nanosphere expired as of midnight on June 29. According to Luminex, as of the expiration of the tender offer, a total of 45,252,609 shares were validly tendered and not withdrawn, representing a total of nearly 86 percent of Nanosphere's outstanding shares.

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