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Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy

Fraunhofer Center for Manufacturing Innovation

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Purification and concentration of bacteria from blood

S.E.R.S. Concentrator
  • One-step, automated device for isolating low numbers of viable bacteria from only 10 mL of blood
  • Bacteria separation processing of less than 15 minutes
  • Integratable, semi-disposable insert for centrifuge
  • Self-actuated valve as centrifuge decelerates
  • Macrofluidic concentration process requires three centrifugations and two valve actuations
  • Supports S.E.R.S. for bacterial identification
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Bill Mosolgo

Manager, Sales & Marketing

Fraunhofer Center for Manufacturing Innovation


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