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Services Offered
In vitro Susceptibility Anaerobic Testing Bactericidal/ Bacteriostatic Assessments Resistance Development Mechanism of Action High Throughput Screening Bacterial Identification Molecular biology Test Method Development

The staff at Micromyx are experienced in the application of a variety of molecular biology techniques that aid the discovery and development process:
PCR of genes involved in resistance and/or target identification

DNA sequencing for mutational analysis or for 16S rRNA identification

Bioinformatics to align sequences and provide a comparison to reference genes

Pulsed field gel electrophoresis for analysis of patient isolates (treatment failures) and epidemiological typing (e.g. USA typing of S. aureus)
Cloning and expression of target genes

WMed Innovation Center
4717 Campus Drive Center
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Phone: 269-372-3758
Fax: 269-353-5567