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Method and apparatus for enhanced sequencing of complex molecules using surface-induced dissociation in conjunction with mass spectrometric analysis

United States Patent

7,365,312
April 29, 2008
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The invention relates to a method and apparatus for enhanced sequencing of complex molecules using surface-induced dissociation (SID) in conjunction with mass spectrometric analysis. Results demonstrate formation of a wide distribution of structure-specific fragments having wide sequence coverage useful for sequencing and identifying the complex molecules.
Laskin; Julia (Richland, WA), Futrell; Jean H. (Richland, WA)
Battelle Memorial Institute (Richland, WA)
11/ 605,881
20070114390
November 29, 2006
This invention was made with Government support under Contract DE-AC0676RLO-1830 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in the invention.