Mass Spectrometry Course GMS BI 793

Mass Spectrometry, Proteomics, and Functional Genomics–Spring, 2019

Catherine E. Costello (CEC)
Mark McComb  (MEM)
Cheng Lin (CL)
Bing Wang (BL)
Joe Zaia (JZ)


The course meets Tuesdays from 3-4:50pm in BUSM, 670 Albany St. Rm. 107 –  Campus Map

The lecture handout will be posted the day before each lecture. Please download and print the handout before the lecture.  Make sure you are downloading the 2019 version of the material.

For registered students, there will be a weekly problem set and a final paper.
GMSBI793 final paper 2019

GMSBI793 Final Paper instructions 2019

Spring 2019 lecture schedule

Please fill out the participant profile and bring it with you to the first lecture.
BI-793 Student profile 2019

The lecture content is password protected. Please contact one of the instructors for access.

The links to the lectures are given below (content will be updated the day before the lecture in the spring term):

Lecture 1: Introduction; Lab tour, January 22, 2019 (CEC)
Lecture 2: Mass Spectrometry Fundamentals, Jan. 29, 2019 (CL)
Lecture 3: Ionization Methods and Tandem Mass Spectrometry, Feb. 5, 2019 (CL)
Perkin Elmer Automation and Mass Spectrometry Seminar @ BUSM, Instructional Building Hiebert Lounge, 8 am-4 pm, Feb. 7, 2019
Lecture 4: Mass Analyzers, Feb. 12, 2019 (CL)
No class, Feb. 19
Lecture 5: MS of Peptides and Proteins, Feb. 26, 2019 (JZ)
Lecture 6: Proteomics and Databases, March 5, 2019 (MEM)
Lecture 6a: Lab Demonstration, MSn, Database Searching, March 12, 2019 (MEM)
Lecture 7: Noncovalent Complexes, March 19, 2019 (MEM)
Lecture 8: Affinity Methods, March 26, 2019 (JZ)
Lecture 9: MS of Nucleic Acids: April 2, 2019 (BW)
Lecture 10: MS Imaging and Profiling, April 9, 2019 (JZ)
Lecture 11: MS of Carbohydrates, April 16, 2019 (JZ)
Lecture 12: MS of Lipids, Glycoconjugates, April 23, 2019 (CEC)
Lecture 13: Medical Applications, April 30, 2019 (CEC)

Final Papers Due May 9, 2019.