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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers at the University of Texas have developed a mass spec-based device for helping diagnose tumor margins during cancer surgery.

Named the MasSpec Pen, the instrument consists of a handheld, disposable ionization device connected to a mass spectrometer and can be used to analyze the molecular content of patient tissue in real time without destroying the tissue.

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