Mass Spec

News on mass spectrometry technology and applications in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

Agena's cystic fibrosis panel includes more than 70 mutations in the CFTR gene that have been linked to the disease.

The new version of the mass spectrometry-based system adds 144 microbial species to its database and includes new tools for sample preparation.

The study details the validation of the mass spec-based preterm birth test, which the company launched nationwide last month through its agreement with LabCorp.

The company launched the MassArray System with Chip Prep Module in Europe for general IVD use, targeting hospitals and laboratories. 

The Triple Quad 4500MD LC-MS/MS system, which consists of the LC-MS/MS platform along with Sciex's Analyst MD, Cliquid MD, and MultiQuant MD software, can be used for in vitro diagnostics.