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BALTIMORE (GenomeWeb) – With the launch of a new crop of high-resolution instruments at the American Society for Mass Spectrometry annual conference here this week, vendor

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A number of vendors introduced new proteomics products at the American Society for Mass Spectrometry meeting in Baltimore this week. The following is a roundup of new offerings introduced at the conference.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – With first quarter results in for major life science mass spec vendors, a mixed picture has emerged as academic, government, and pharma spending delays, particularly in the US and China, countered stronger performance in European markets.

The story has been updated to include comments from Danaher's conference call.

Bruker this week launched its new Autoflex Speed MALDI TOF/TOF mass spectrometer.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Danaher said today that its revenues in the fourth quarter rose 6 percent year over year with its Life Sciences & Diagnostics segment leading the way.

Several major mass spec vendors took the stage this week at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, highlighting strong sales of recent instrument launches and sketching out potential future directions for their businesses.

AB Sciex has released its IVD-MS Analzyer, a mass spectrometry system CE marked for general in vitro diagnostic use in Europe.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Goldman Sachs on Monday upgraded shares of Danaher's stock, while it downgraded Waters' shares.

Sample prep firm Labcyte said this week that it has received a $1 million Phase II small business innovation research grant for work on developing the company's acoustic liquid handling system as part of MALDI mass spec workflows.

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Nobel laureates and scientific societies urge NIH and the Department of Health and Human Services to revisit the recent decision to end funding for a coronavirus grant.

Bloomberg reports that BGI's SARS-CoV-2 testing sites in the Middle East have raised concerns among US officials.

A new Pew Research Center poll finds confidence in medical researchers has grown among US adults since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.

In Science this week: machine learning algorithm for faster Mendelian disorder diagnoses, gene linked to safe response to nitrogen-containing bisphosphonates, and more.