Useful Information

 

Sample Preparation Reference Documents

  • MSF Standard Operating Procedures - (HTML) - Read this first
  • Gel Band Preparation/Trypsin Digestion Procedures - (Adobe PDF)
  • MALDI sample preparation for DNA - (Adobe PDF)
  • Short guidelines for MALDI sample preparation - (Adobe PDF)
  • Making MALDI spots with CCA matrix - (Adobe PDF)
  • Making MALDI spots with FA matrix - (Adobe PDF)
  • Making MALDI spots with SA matrix - (Adobe PDF)

Calibration Reference Documents

  • Common positive ion protein/petide calibrants used w/ Bruker Biflex III MALDI-TOF - (MS Word)
  • Perfluorokerosene masses (MAT 95 calibrants) - (Adobe PDF)
  • Common MALDI-TOF calibration mixtures - (HTML)

Training Reference Documents

  • Introduction to Walk-Up Mass Spectrometry (10/11/10) - (PowerPoint 2007)
  • GC-MS Technology Introduction (7/8/14) - (PDF)
  • GC-MS User Guide and Reference Document (7/8/14) - (PDF)
  • LCMS Technology Introduction (10/18/2014) - (PDF)
  • Walkup LCMS User Guide and Reference Document (10/18/2014) - (PDF)
  • Analysing Synthetic and Biological Polymers by MALDI-TOF-MS (10/20/10) - (PowerPoint 2007)
  • Introduction to Organic Mass Spectrometry (9/27/10 and 9/29/10) - (PowerPoint 2007)
  • Autoflex III MALDI-TOF User Training (8/26/09) - (Adobe PDF)

Miscellaneous

  • Glossary of Mass Spectrometry Terms - (Adobe PDF)
  • Table of Isotopic Compositions and Atomic Weights (NIST) - (HTML)
  • Mass Spectrometry-related constants and equations - (Adobe PDF)

Protein & Peptide MS Tutorial Sites