Bruce Gerber, American microbiologist, researcher. Achievements include identification of Salmonella serotypes previously undocumented in Pennsylvania; improvement of rapid fermentation test for the identification of fastidious gram-negative bacteria; isolation and characterization of several pseudomonas cepacia phages; research on development of nonradioactive nucleic acid-based diagnostic assays.
Gerber, Bruce was born on May 26, 1948 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
Bachelor, Temple University, 1969. Postgraduate, University Pennsylvania, 1970.
Clinical microbiologist Pennsylvania Department Health, Lionville, 1973-1989. Research microbiologist Temple University School Medicine, Philadelphia, since 1989. Consultant National Diagnostics, Inc., Manville, New Jersey, 1989.
Contributor articles to Public Health Laboratory, Journal Clinical Microbiology.
Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society for Microbiology.