Navigation Links
Shimadzu's New MALDI-7090 TOF-TOF Mass Spectrometer Combines High Throughput, High Resolution and High Energy for the Ultimate in Tandem MS Capabilities
Date:6/10/2013

Columbia, MD (PRWEB) June 10, 2013

Shimadzu introduces the new MALDI-7090™ MALDI TOF-TOF mass spectrometer targeted for proteomics and tissue imaging research. The combination of Shimadzu’s extensive MALDI TOF-TOF expertise with novel patented technology provides the MALDI-7090 with ultimate capabilities for identification and structural characterization of biomolecules.

Innovative technology incorporated into the MALDI-7090, such as ASDF™- Axial Spatial Distribution Focusing, delivers market-leading high-resolution MALDI MS/MS for accurate compound characterization. This, in combination with proprietary solid-state laser technology, true 2 kHz acquisition speed in all modes (MS and MS/MS), an integrated 10-plate loader and newly designed MALDI Solutions™ software, sets a new benchmark in MALDI TOF-TOF design.

“The 2 kHz laser speed and high MS/MS resolution in the MALDI-7090 has accelerated our research in proteomics analysis for protein complex and histone modification using LC-MALDI,” said Takeshi Kawamura, assistant professor from RCAST, University of Tokyo.

The 20 keV high-energy CID capability of the MALDI-7090 efficiently produces additional fragment ions to further enhance characterization. “High-energy CID is the only way to locate double bonds in compounds containing fatty acids without any derivatization, for example triglycerides in plant oils used as food or corcins (color responsible structures) isolated in saffron,” said Günter Allmaier, professor from the Technical University of Vienna, citing the value of the MALDI-7090’s high-energy CID and high-resolution capabilities. “Data interpretation for structure elucidation of such high-energy CID spectra without isotopic resolved fragment ions is very hard to achieve.”

Comprising a powerful range of tools for method development, acquisition, data processing and interpretation, MALDI Solutions software allows automatic and manual control of the MALDI-7090 and has been designed to provide a flexible platform in the hands of both novice and expert users. Targeted software modules within MALDI Solutions address a wide variety of research applications including proteomics and tissue imaging.

“We are very proud to announce the release of the MALDI-7090 at ASMS 2013,” said Kozo Shimazu, managing director of Kratos Analytical, a wholly owned subsidiary of Shimadzu Corporation. “This newly designed MALDI TOF-TOF mass spectrometer broadens the Shimadzu MALDI product portfolio into the high-performance, high-throughput research field. The perfect complement to our AXIMA range of MALDI TOF and MALDI-QIT TOF instruments, the MALDI-7090 offers ultimate sample throughput with high-energy CID and high-resolution MS/MS. This introduction forms an integral part of Shimadzu’s comprehensive range of LCMS, GCMS and MALDI TOF mass spectrometers.”

About Shimadzu Scientific Instruments Inc.
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (SSI) is the American subsidiary of Shimadzu Corp., headquartered in Kyoto, Japan. Founded in 1875, Shimadzu is a $3 billion multinational corporation with three major divisions: Medical Diagnostics, Aerospace/Industrial and Analytical Instruments. In the United States, SSI has a network of more than 50 locations providing local and regional sales, service and technical support. Visit http://www.ssi.shimadzu.com for more information.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10818066.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Shimadzu's New DSC-60 Plus Series Differential Scanning Calorimeters Offer High-Sensitivity Analysis in Polymer, Food and Pharmaceutical Applications
2. NSG’s New FUV Absorbance Standard Series for UV/VIS Spectrometer Calibration
3. Rigaku Announces Method for Quantitative Elemental Analysis of Low-Alloy Steel with the Rigaku ZSX Primus III+ WDXRF Spectrometer
4. Portable Spectrometer From Ocean Optics Ideal for Field Applications
5. picoSpin-45 Miniature NMR Spectrometer Wins R&D 100 Award
6. picoSpin-45 Benchtop NMR Spectrometer a Finalist in the European Life Sciences Awards
7. Fantastic flash memory combines graphene and molybdenite
8. New Informatics and Bioimaging Center combines resources, expertise from UMD, UMB
9. GDS International Combines Top Healthcare Executives in the United States for its 10th Anniversary NG Healthcare Summit in May
10. PathoGenetix Advances Commercialization of New RESOLUTION Microbial Genotyping System for Rapid Bacterial Serotyping and Strain Typing
11. Discovery paves the way for ultra fast high resolution imaging in real time
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... 2016  Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBIX ) today announced ... 2015. --> --> For ... of $29.3 million, or $0.34 loss per share, compared to a ... the same period in 2014. For the year ended December 31, ... $1.05 loss per share, as compared to a net loss of ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016  Wellcentive today ... Portland, Oregon -based community care ... provide population health analytics, quality reporting and care ... FamilyCare strengthen its team of quality managers, analysts ... to the provider groups serving FamilyCare members. ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... York (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... instruments for more than 150 years, continues today to pursue the highest level ... line of analytical instruments: the AR9 Refractometer and the AR5 Refractometer. Accurate, ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... 2016  The Maryland House of Delegates and House ... University of Maryland School of Medicine Dean E. ... Maryland Medical System President and CEO Robert Chrencik ... highest honor given to the public by the leader ... Reece and Mr. Chrencik for their contributions to ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:1/25/2016)...  Glencoe Software, the world-leading supplier of image data ... provide the data management solution OMERO Plus for the ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160125/325328LOGO ... Phenotypic analysis measures the characteristics and behavior of ... states such as health and disease, the presence or ...
(Date:1/20/2016)... 2016   MedNet Solutions , an innovative SaaS-based ... clinical research, is pleased to announce the attainment of ... the result of the company,s laser focus on (and ... , it,s comprehensive, easy-to-use and highly affordable cloud-based technology ... Key MedNet growth achievements in 2015 include: ...
(Date:1/13/2016)... DUBLIN , January 13, 2016 ... has announced the addition of the  ... - Estimation & Forecast (2015-2020)" ... http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7h6hnn/india_biometrics ) has announced the ... & Identification Market - Estimation & ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):