Instrumentation

Major instrument and apparatus used in our research

  • Mass Spectrometers
    • QqQ and QqLIT mass spectrometers
      • Quantiva (Thermo) with Nanospray and ESI ionization sources
      • 4000 QTrap (Sciex) with Nanospray and ESI ionization sources
    • QqTOF mass spectrometers
      • QStar Elite (Sciex) with Nanospray and ESI ionization sources
    • DART-TOF mass spectrometer
      • DART-AccuTOF (JOEL)
  • High/Ultra Performance Liquid Chromatography
    • NanoLC-ultra 2D+ system (Eksigent)
    • 1100 Nano/HPLC systems (Agilent)
    • 2D Capillary LC systems (Shimadzu, in-house modified)
    • 10 ADVP LC systems (Shimadzu)
  • Informatics and Software Tools
    • Skyline
    • MaxQuan
    • Mascot
    • Origin
  • Automation for high-throughput sample preparation
    • OT-2 liquid handler (Opentron)
  • Other Major Instrument and facilities
    • Mammalian cell culture facility
    • Fully equipped organic synthesis facility
    • SDS-PAGE (small and large formats) and Western analysis (Invitrogen, Bio-Rad)
    • Two-dimensional gel electrophoresis (Invitrogen)
    • Solution electrophoresis fractionation (Invitrogen)