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National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Pneumococcus Colonies

Caption: Pneumococcus colonies (as seen here) ordinarily must be counted manually to determine whether pneumonia vaccine is effective on a patient. The NICE software from NIST automates the process.

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