Mass Spectrometry Course GMS BI 793

Mass Spectrometry, Proteomics, and Functional Genomics–Spring, 2021

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. 107/108 –  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 2021 version of the material.

For registered students, there will be a weekly problem set and a final paper.
GMSBI793 final paper 2021

GMSBI793 Final Paper Instructions 2021

Spring 2021 lecture schedule (see below)

Please fill out the participant profile and bring it with you to the first lecture.
BI-793 Student profile 2021

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

The links to the lectures are given below /msr/files/2021/01/BI-793-Student-profile-2021.docill be updated the day before the lecture in the spring term):

Lecture 1: Introduction; Lab tour, January 26, 2021 (CEC)
Lecture 2: Mass Spectrometry Fundamentals, February 2, 2021 (CL)
Lecture 3: Ionization Methods and Tandem Mass Spectrometry, February 9, 2021 (CL)
No class, February 16, 2021
Lecture 4: Mass Analyzers, February 23, 2020 (CL)
Lecture 5: MS of Peptides and Proteins, March 2, 2021 (JZ)
Lecture 6: Proteomics and Databases, March 9, 2021 (MEM)
Lecture 6a: Lab Demonstration, MSn, Database Searching, March 10-16, 2021 (MEM)
Lecture 7: Noncovalent Complexes, March 16, 2021 (MEM)
Lecture 8: MS of Nucleic Acids: March 23, 2021 (BW)
Lecture 9: Affinity Methods, March 30, 2021 (JZ)
Lecture 10: MS Imaging and Profiling, April 6, 2021 (JZ)
Lecture 11: MS of Carbohydrates, April 13, 2021 (JZ)
Lecture 12: MS of Lipids, Glycoconjugates, April 20, 2021 (CEC)
Lecture 13: Medical Applications, April 27, 2021 (CEC)

Final Papers Due May 6, 2021.