Quantitative Phosphoproteomic Using Titanium Dioxide Micro-Columns and Label-Free Quantitation

  • Martin E. Barrios-LlerenaEmail author
  • Thierry Le Bihan
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1977)


Phosphorylation events are important during cellular function. Analysis of phosphorylation in complex samples has been extensively studied using large-scale phosphopeptide enrichment methods. Quantitative analysis of the enriched phosphopeptides is subsequently performed using label-based methodologies (e.g., SILAC, iTRAQ, and others). Here we describe the protocol for the quantitative analysis of phosphopeptides, enriched with titanium dioxide micro-column, using an intensity-based label-free quantitation.

Key words

Phosphopeptide enrichment Titanium dioxide chromatography (TiO2Label-free quantitation Mass spectrometry 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Proteomics and Mass Spectrometry, Bioscience Core LabsKing Abdullah University of Science and TechnologyThuwalSaudi Arabia
  2. 2.Synthetic and Systems Biology, School of Biological SciencesUniversity of EdinburghEdinburghUK

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