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Georgia Institute of Technology Research News

CDC, Georgia Tech Staph Infection Detection

Caption: CDC research chemist Carrie Pierce (left) and Georgia Tech School of Chemistry and Biochemistry associate professor Facundo Fernandez examine a sample before they subject it to a new laboratory test they developed that can rapidly identify the bacterium responsible for staph infections.

Credit: Georgia Tech/Gary Meek

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