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Tutorial on protein fingerprinting

Part 3. Proteomics

3.1. Core Methodologies

Tutorial

  1. Fredrik Levander

Published Online: 15 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/047001153X.g301407

Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics

Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics

How to Cite

Levander, F. 2006. Tutorial on protein fingerprinting. Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics. 3:3.1.

Author Information

  1. Lund University, Lund, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2006

Abstract

Protein fingerprinting using mass spectrometry is an efficient technique for protein identification. In this tutorial an overview of the process is given and factors that have influence on the success rate are discussed.

Keywords:

  • protein fingerprinting;
  • peptide mass fingerprinting;
  • database search