By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bruker today announced deals with the Institute of Medical Microbiology at the University of Zurich, Francisco Soria Melguizo, and Viollier covering the MALDI Biotyper.

The collaboration with IMM focuses on the field of coryneform bacteria, actinomycetes, fastidious gram negative bacteria, and molds. The institute, which is the Swiss national reference center for mycobacteria, is using the MALDI Biotyper as its next-generation, rapid microbial identification system.

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