Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(6): 553-555
Performance of Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Time-of-Fight Mass Spectrometry for Rapid Discrimination of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): First Report of a Relation Between Protein Peaks and MRSA spa Type
Soon Sung Kwon, M.D., Sung Kuk Hong, M.D., Myung Sook Kim, M.T., Dongeun Yong, M.D., and Kyungwon Lee, M.D.
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Research Institute of Bacteria Resistance, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Corresponding author: Dongeun Yong
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 50-1 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemmun-gu, Seoul 03722, Korea
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Received: February 24, 2017; Revised: February 24, 2017; Accepted: July 5, 2017; Published online: November 1, 2017.
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