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Mass Spectrometry in Biology

  1. John R Yates

Published Online: 19 APR 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0000999

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Yates, J. R. 2001. Mass Spectrometry in Biology. eLS. .

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  1. University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2001

Abstract

Applications of mass spectrometry in biological studies range from identifying expressed proteins using two-dimensional gel electrophoresis to identifying those proteins involved in protein–protein interactions.

Keywords:

  • protein identification;
  • MALDI-TOF;
  • nijmegen breakage syndrome;
  • protein complexes;
  • protein localization