By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Thermo Fisher Scientific today announced it has purchased proteomics sample preparation firm Intrinsic Bioprobes for an undisclosed amount.

Based in Tempe, Ariz., Intrinsic manufactures immuno-enrichment sample prep tools for quantitative mass spectrometry. Among its offerings is the Mass Spectrometric Immunoassay, or MSIA, which allows for the enrichment of low-abundance proteins in biological samples.

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