mass spectrometry

(redirected from Mass spec)
Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia.

mass spectrometer

n.
A mass spectroscope that records its data electronically.

mass spectrometry n.
Translations
massaspektrometria
References in periodicals archive ?
SCIEX Launches Brand New High Resolution Mass Spec System Designed Exclusively for Routine Testing Use SCIEX has launched the new X-Series mass spectrometry (MS) platform.
Enzymes are protein molecules that, when injected onto an HPLC column or into a mass spectrometer, can reduce sensitivity, clog columns, and build up on the mass spec source.
The department operates mainly with mass spec rome analyzes (LCMS, LCMSMS, LC-qTOF-MS, SFC-MSMS, GCMS), and pipetting robot will be used for automated sample preparation.
This Kalorama Information report, Mass Spectrometry for Clinical Applications: Market Analysis and End User Survey, looks at the growth of Mass Spec systems being used in diagnostics and other clinical applications this year.
There also have been changes in test equipment and instrumentation over the years, particularly in the analytical area where Fourier Transform IR, Gel Permeation Chromatography, Gas and Liquid Chromatography, GC Mass Spec, Thermal Analysis, Scanning Electron Microscopes, and other sophisticated hardware (all with software) have become standard equipment.
Questions such as how to select the most suitable projects, how and when to use screening methods such as crystallography, NMR, SPR or mass spec either as a standalone technique or in combination and how to correctly predict binding at active sites will be addressed in this meeting.
26, 2010, in the journal Environmental Science & Technology (ES&T), Kujawinski and colleagues showed that the highly powerful mass spec and their method were also well-suited to detect, measure, and definitively identify minute quantities of chemical compounds from the Deepwater Horizon spill, including a compound in the dispersant Corexit.
At its most basic, mass spec involves vaporizing a sample and electrically charging, or ionizing, the resulting molecules in a vacuum.
This was followed by systematic one metre sampling and assaying of the Korella data base for Rare Earth Elements by ALS Chemex Laboratories by the specialist Mass Spec 81 Method.
Boyd (National Research Council, Ottawa, Canada) Basic (Basic Mass Spec.
When they went into the mass spec business with the first benchtop mass spec, I could really see that this was an opportunity to get mass spectrometry, which was my field of interest at that time, into the hands of the researchers, not only in the core labs, but making it available to chemists who were doing research at the bench," he explained.
Scientists from Bristol University And Mass Spec Analytical Ltd found that the amount of drugs on pounds 10 and pounds 20 banknotes was the same wherever it was collected.