Ann Lab Med.  2018 Sep;38(5):487-489. 10.3343/alm.2018.38.5.487.

Performance of Microflex LT Biotyper and VITEK MS for Routine Identification of Yeasts

Affiliations
  • 1Department of Laboratory Medicine and Research Institute of Bacterial Resistance, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. leekcp@yuhs.ac

Abstract

No abstract available.


MeSH Terms

Yeasts*

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