VITEK® MS, an automated mass spectrometry microbial identification system, has been installed at NIH

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VITEK® MS, an automated mass spectrometry microbial identification system, has been installed at National Institute of Health Islamabad. Vitek MS uses Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Time-of-Flight (MALDI-TOF) technology, that enables comprehensive, robust & accurate microbial identification with Advanced Spectra Classifier. The system strengthens the diagnostic capacity at the microbiology laboratory.Three days hands on training on Vitek MS of microbiology laboratory staff has been conducted by Dr Issa Saadeh, Biomerieux clinical application specialist at NIH.