Little Encyclopedia of Mass Spectrometry

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Different from other MS collections the Little Encyclopedia supplies direct reference to basic literature, links to the topic and more tutorial-like explanations on important topics to assist your understanding of mass spectrometry. The Little Encyclopedia of Mass Spectrometry supplies short explanations of the acronyms, terms, and methods often used in mass spectrometry. This section is currently being revised.

100 terms explained

A German translation of the non-MS-portion of the terms is provided only where such an expression is commonly being used. The Little Encyclopedia is not meant to replace lectures, seminars or further reading.
A more official guide to MS terminology is presented by P. Price, J. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom. 2, 336 (1991).

29 July 2005