Bruker's MALDI Biotyper (image) BLL Partners, LLC Caption Bruker's Biotyper enables molecular identification and taxonomical classification of bacteria, yeasts and fungi reliably and quickly using proteomic fingerprinting by high-throughput MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry. It covers more than 4,600 microbial isolates, including gram-negative bacteria, gram-positive bacteria, yeasts, multi-cellular fungi and mycobacteria. Microbial identification with the MALDI Biotyper allows for instantaneous identification of colonies from a plate. The system requires minimal sample preparation and has low consumables cost. The MALDI Biotyper is currently available in the US for research use only. Credit Bruker Corporation Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.