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Mass spectrometry image of rat heart
24 Jan 2022

Researchers from the Medical University of South Carolina have used mass spectrometry imaging to study the efficacy and distribution of injected biomaterials for the treatment of heart attack.

13 Jan 2022

Researchers improve their scientific understanding of heterogeneous catalysis by imaging the gas just above the surface of the catalyst.

15 Dec 2021

Researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences have discovered a new ionisation phenomenon known as triboionisation in a discontinuous atmospheric pressure interface (DAPI).

1 Nov 2021

FT-IR spectroscopy and tandem mass spectrometry have identified human blood and bird egg proteins in red paint covering a 1000-year-old gold mask from Peru.

29 Oct 2021

Charge detection mass spectrometry enhances traditional mass spectrometry in detecting larger molecules such as coronaviruses.

22 Oct 2021

The New York/New Jersey Section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy are seeking nominations for their 2022 Gold Medal Award.

22 Oct 2021

MS monitoring of phycobiliproteins, which are protein complexes abundant within cyanobacteria, has enabled simple mass spectral fingerprints to be determined that are unique to each species.

16 Aug 2021

By combining mass spectrometry with laser spectroscopy and simulation techniques, researchers have revealed key differences in the fragmentation of dipeptide biomolecules with different chiral structures.

9 Aug 2021

Shimadzu has appointed Jürgen Semmler as the new Managing Director of its European organisation. He previously headed Shimadzu Deutschland since its foundation in 2006.

28 Jun 2021

A new algorithm, MolDiscovery, uses mass spectrometry data from molecules to predict the identity of unknown substances without the need for a spectral database.

9 Jun 2021

JEOL and SCiLS have concluded a non-exclusive, worldwide distribution agreement for SCiLS Lab MVS software.

9 Jun 2021

IonSense has appointed Jeffrey Zonderman as President and Chief Executive Officer.

26 May 2021

A mass-spectrometry-based system capable of identifying complex molecular signatures could aid in the search for alien life in the universe.

26 May 2021

The bone collagen peptide fingerprinting technique, Zooarchaeology by Mass Spectrometry (ZooMS), is increasingly being used to identify ambiguous or unidentifiable bone fragments.

14 May 2021

Analysis of rare earth elements by mass spectrometry has been used for the first time to find human activity in a prehistoric cave.

13 May 2021

SCIEX will offer their customers Waters UPLC instruments as part of an LC-MS package.

26 Apr 2021

The InfinityLab LC/MSD iQ and the Ultivo Triple Quadrupole LC/MS systems have earned the Accountability, Consistency and Transparency label from My Green Lab.

22 Apr 2021

Multi-spectroscopy analytical approach provides important information for preservation of Picasso paintings.

19 Apr 2021

Shimadzu has received two “Red Dot” design awards for their MALDImini-1 and iMScope QT, a MS and optical imaging instrument.

26 Mar 2021

Applications are invited for two awards administered by the ABS Trust.