Mass Spectrometry in the Biological Sciences: A Tutorial pp 213-227

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Plasma Desorption Mass Spectrometry: Principles and Applications to Protein Studies

  • Peter Roepstorff


The introduction of plasma desorption mass spectrometry (PDMS) has had a major impact on the practical application of mass spectrometry for analysis of biological macromolecules.The principles of the method and its application in protein studies are described.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Roepstorff
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Molecular BiologyOdense UniversityOdense MDenmark

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