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Luminex® xMAP® technology combines advanced fluidics, optics, and digital signal processing with proprietary microsphere technology to deliver multiplexed assay capabilities. This information is presented to support researchers who use MAGPIX®, Luminex 100/200™, and FlexMAP 3D® Luminex® systems.

If your Luminex® instrument needs attention or you require technical assistance with your Luminex® assays or xPONENT® software for data acquisition and analysis, contact our Technical Support team or email LuminexFAS@lifetech.com.

Luminex® instrument information and support

If your Luminex® instrument needs attention or you require technical assistance with your Luminex® assays, contact our Technical Support team or email LuminexFAS@lifetech.com.

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Efficient and compact in size
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The versatile, efficient  standard in multiplexing
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High-throughput, multiplex, automation compatible
  MAGPIX® System Luminex® 200™ System FLEXMAP 3D® System 
Optics LED/CCD camera Lasers/APDs/PMTs Lasers/APDs/PMTs
Hardware Fluorescent imager Flow cytometry based Flow cytometry based
Bead compatibility Magnetic Magnetic/polystyrene Magnetic/polystyrene
Multiplex capacity 50 100 500
Read time (96-well plate) ~ 60 min ~ 40 min ~ 20 min
Dynamic range 3.5 logs 3.5 logs 4.5 logs
Microtiter plate 96 well 96 well 96 and 384 well
Magnetic 96-well Separator Catalog #A14179 (compatible with MAGPIX®, Luminex® 200™, and FLEXMAP 3D® Systems)

xPONENT® Software

xPONENT® software is a modular, flexible, software package for control of the MAGPIX®, Luminex®200™, and FLEXMAP 3D® systems, offering:

  • Intuitive graphical user interface for simplified workflow
  • Automated startup, shutdown, and routine maintenance operations
  • Enhanced data analysis and report generation capabilities
  • 21 CFR Part 11 ready
  • Automation and LIS connectivity

xPONENT® Software benefits

  • Modular and flexible—Designed for ease of use, xPONENT® software allows novice, occasional, and advanced users set up and run assays in minimal amounts of time.
  • User customization—The default graphical user interface follows a typical assay workflow, and it can be customized to meet the needs of individual laboratories.
  • Powerful data analysis—Industry-standard curve fitting models for quantitative analysis, allelic ratios for genotyping, and qualitative algorithms for immunology assays in addition to data visualization tools.

xPONENT® Software support

If you require technical assistance with your xPONENT® software for data acquisition and analysis, contact our Technical Support team or email LuminexFAS@lifetech.com.


Luminex® Assays

See our selection of Singleplex Luminex® Assays and Multiplex Luminex® Assays. Or search our catalog for immunoassays using the Immunoassay Selection Guide.

If you can't find the assay that matches your experiment, contact us about a custom Luminex® assay.

Pierce Protein Methods Library
Get the Novex immunoassay guide