By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Institutes of Health has provided the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory a $3 million grant for the purchase of a biomedical accelerator mass spectrometer, or bioAMS, the laboratory said earlier this week.

The instrument allows researchers to analyze biological samples in an accelerator without first converting the sample to graphite.

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