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Project

Tandem Mass Spectrometry Program 2009-2012

Project Director(s)

Fred Lorey

The purpose of this program is the implementation of the Tandem Mass Spectrometry (MS/MS) project to screen newborn infancts, in conjunction with the California Department of Health Services, Genetic Disease Branch. The program initiated a new and broader newborn testing program, including development of expanded metabolic genetic disease testing, utilizing MS/MS.