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Carnegie Mellon Scientist Uses Mass Spectrometer to Weigh Virus Particle, von Willebrand Factor


August 23, 2007

Mark Bier With unprecedented sensitivity, Carnegie Mellon University's Mark Bier has characterized large viral particles and bulky von Willebrand factors using a novel mass spectrometer. These exciting results may lead to new biological discoveries and represent a step closer to rapid disease diagnosis using mass spectrometry.
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