1321. PNA FISH, MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry, and Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry for Identification of Microbes in Positive Blood Culture Bottles
Session: Symposium: Blood Cultures 2011 Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 2:45 PM
Room: 210ABC

Patrick Murray, PhD, Becton Dickinson Diagnostics, Sparks, MD

Patrick Murray graduated from St. Mary's College of California in 1969 with a B.S. in Biology, received his Ph.D. from UCLA in Medical Microbiology in 1974, and completed a fellowship in Clinical Microbiology at the Mayo Clinic in 1976. He was Director of Clinical Microbiology and Professor of Pathology and Medicine at Washington University of St. Louis from 1976-1999; held a similar position at the University of Maryland from 1999-2001, and is currently Senior Scientist and Chief of Microbiology at the NIH Clinical Center. Research interests include the development and implementation of novel diagnostic tests using genomic and proteomic tools.

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