Partnering with microbiologists to diagnose and prevent diseaseTM

Hardy becomes the exclusive distributor for the AutoBio Autof ms 1000 spectrometer for the rapid identification of microorganisms. This MALDI-TOF instrument is capable of identifying 96 samples in less than 20 minutes hands-on time. Its database is the largest in the industry and contains 5,000 species with over 15,000 strains of bacteria, yeast, and filamentous fungi. The set up and operation is simple and the cost per test is extremely low. Hardy’s first sale of this advanced instrument was to the Animal Health Diagnostic Center at the Cornell University in New York.