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Taplin Mass Spectrometry Core Facility (HMS)

Location: Harvard Medical School, Taplin Biological Mass Spectrometry Facility, C-Building Room 517, 240 Longwood Ave., Boston, MA 02115

Core Summary:

The Taplin Biological Mass Spectrometry Facility opened in February 2001 as a core facility for the analysis of proteins and peptides by mass spectrometry. The facility is focused on serving the needs of investigators at Harvard Medical School (HMS) and all the Harvard affiliated Institutions.

Institutions:
  • http://harvard.eagle-i.net/i/0000012a-2512-1b62-5617-794280000000
Personnel/Contact Information:

Member: Tomaino, Ross
Role: Associate Director
Phone: (617) 432-3154
Email

PI: Gygi, Steven, Ph.D.
Role: Associate Professor of Cell Biology
Phone: (617) 432-3155
Email

Facilities and Equipment:

Location of Core: Harvard Medical School, Taplin Biological Mass Spectrometry Facility, C-Building Room 517, 240 Longwood Ave., Boston, MA 02115

Major Equipment:

  • LTQ-FT Ultra Mass Spectrometer
  • LTQ-Orbitrap LC-MS
  • ThermoFinnigan LTQ Linear Ion Trap
Services:
  • Protein identification from SDS-PAGE gel bands/spots (Coomassie stained level of protein)

  • Protein identification from SDS-PAGE gel bands/spots (silver or Sypro stained level of protein)

  • Protein phosphorylation service

    Includes Protein phosphorylation and other modifications.

  • TCA samples service

    Service includes TCA samples or samples from solution.


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Last updated: 2011-06-17T19:34:22.668-05:00