Tiny “Tornado” Boosts Performance of Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry

News   Jul 25, 2017 | Original story from Georgia Institute of Technology

 
Tiny “Tornado” Boosts Performance of Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry

The DRILL device is connected to a mass spectrometer to sort charged droplets and improve desolvation of ionized biomolecules for analysis. The device requires no modification of the mass spectrometer, and can be accommodated within the standard work flow now used by researchers. (Credit: Rob Felt, Georgia Tech)

 
 
 

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