Site-Specific Glycosylation Profiling Using Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS)

  • Clemens Gruber
  • Friedrich AltmannEmail author
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1321)


A method for comprehensive glycoprotein characterization via glycopeptide generation and analysis is presented. Parallel analysis of a deglycosylated sample and the use of buffered solvent simplify the identification of peaks comprising the glycopattern of a given peptide.

Key words

Ammonium formate buffer Mass spectrometry Electrospray ionization (ESI) Revered-phase separation In-gel trypsin digestion 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of Natural Resources and Life SciencesViennaAustria

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