University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
- Terms: One-time transaction
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First published Friday, April 23, 2021
The University awarded a contract for Sciex Triple Quad 550 LCMS.
Purchase of a Sciex Triple Quad 550 liquid chromatography mass spectrometer (LCMS). The instrument will be utilized in the Chemistry laboratory to perform highly sensitive separation and analysis of patient specimens to aid UI Health clinicians in diagnosis and treatment with quantitative results.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for medical supplies or medical services necessary for the delivery of care and treatment at medical, dental, or veterinary teaching facilities utilized by SIU or U of I (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b-5)) This will allow the Laboratory to provide more comprehensive and quantitative results to UI Health clinicians to help guide patient care.
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