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Bacterial Identification by Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry



Bruker Biotyper MALDI TOF Mass Spectrometer versus BD Phoenix Automated Microbiology System Identification of Gram-Negative Bacilli2

Slide 21

February 2012

Incorrect genus identification was provided for 58 (13%) and 10 (2%) isolates using the BD Phoenix and Bruker mass spectrometry systems, respectively. Correct genus but incorrect species identification was provided for 10 (2%) and 19 (4%) of the isolates for the BD Phoenix and Bruker mass spectrometry systems, respectively.

Bruker Biotyper versus BD Phoenix2

 


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