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Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer

Shimadzu AXIMA Assurance

High Performance Mass Detection

- Linear MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for reliable mass information.
- An affordable, robust option for all laboratories requiring routine manual or automated analysis of a wide variety of sample classes.
- High sensitivity system using a variable repetition rate 50 Hz N2 laser and a variety of target formats to meet all sample throughput requirements.

High Performance Mass Detection

- Near-axis laser irradiation with a 50Hz variable repetition rate N2 laser
- Positive and negative ion modes as standard
- Ion gate – used as beam blanker to remove unwanted low mass ions
- Mass resolution >5000 FWHM
- Sensitivity – 250 amol Glu-fibrinopeptide
- Mass accuracy < 30ppm
- Mass range 1–500kDa
- Flexible target formats - ranging from 48 well microscope slide format targets to 384 well microtitre plate targets


Ideally suited for high throughput QA/QC application areas, for example

- Oligonucleotides/primers
- Synthetic peptides/proteins
- Polymer analysis
- Small molecules

Application areas include

- Protein profiling
- Tissue imaging
- Biomarker discovery
- Single nucleotide polymorphisms

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