Identification of Peptides by Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry (MALDI-TOF-MS) and Direct Analysis of the Laterobuccal Nerve from the Pond Snail Lymnaea stagnalis

  • Glenn Critchley
  • Belinda Worster
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology™ book series (MIMB, volume 73)

Abstract

This method describes how, by mixing peptides with a UV-absorbing matrix, their masses can be determined using matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time of flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF-MS).

Keywords

Angiotensin 

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© Humana Press Inc. Totowa, NJ 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Glenn Critchley
    • 1
  • Belinda Worster
    • 2
  1. 1.Micromass UK LimitedManchesterUK
  2. 2.Sussex Centre for NeuroscienceSchool of Biology, University of SussexBrightonUK

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