Insightful Sciences Acquires FC Express

San Diego-based scientific and laboratory software maker Insightful Science announced this morning that it has acquired De Novo Software, the maker of FCS Express, flow cytometry data analysis software. Financial terms of the buy were not announced. The companies said that FCS Express will continue to be available as a standalone product, as well as have integrations with the Insightful Science platform. Insightful Science is privately held, and is a portfolio company of private equity investor Insight Partners. Insightful Science said the acquisition follows another acquisition it made recently, Dotmatics, a developer of a cloud-based platform for scientific research. Insightful Science is led by CEO Thomas Swalla.