NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bruker announced today at the 112th General Meeting of the American Society of Microbiology two new collaborations using its MALDI Biotyper system.

The company said it will collaborate with the Special Bacteriology Reference Laboratory of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to test the Biotyper's utility for identifying rare and unusual bacteria. It also announced that it will collaborate with JMI Laboratories on using the platform for identification of fungal infections.

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