Bruker (BRKR -0.7%) says it's signed patent license agreement with 3M (MMM -0.1%) which includes...

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Bruker (BRKR -0.7%) says it's signed patent license agreement with 3M (MMM -0.1%) which includes MMM patented innovations relating to matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization mass spectrometry imaging. The licensed patents are for a technique that performs mass spectrometry analysis on proteins in tissue that has been preserved in paraffin, which enables researchers to more easily study formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue for life-science research and drug development.