Mass Spectrometry Course GMS BI 793

Mass Spectrometry, Proteomics, and Functional Genomics–Spring, 2022

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, 715 Albany St. Rm. L109C –  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 2022 version of the material.

Zoom link for remote learners

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

GMSBI793 Final Paper Instructions 2022

Spring 2022 lecture schedule

Please fill out the participant profile and bring it with you to the first lecture.
BI-793 Student profile 2022

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

The links to the lectures are given below (contents will be updated the day before the lecture):

Lecture 1: Introduction; Lab tour, January 25 2022 (CEC)
Lecture 2: Mass Spectrometry Fundamentals, February 1, 2022 (CL)
Lecture 3: Ionization Methods and Tandem Mass Spectrometry, February 8, 2022 (CL)
Lecture 4: Mass Analyzers, February 15, 2022 (CL)
No class, Monday classes held on February 22, 2022
Lecture 5: MS of Peptides and Proteins, March 1, 2022 (JZ)
No class, spring break, March 8, 2022
Lecture 6: Proteomics and Databases, March 15, 2022 (MEM)
Lecture 6a: Lab Demonstration, MSn, Database Searching, March 16-21, 2022 (MEM)
Lecture 7: Noncovalent Complexes, March 22, 2022 (MEM)
Lecture 8: MS of Nucleic Acids: March 29, 2022 (BW)
Lecture 9: Affinity Methods, April 5, 2022 (JZ)
Lecture 10: MS Imaging and Profiling, April 12, 2022 (JZ)
Lecture 11: MS of Carbohydrates, April 19, 2022 (JZ)
Lecture 12: MS of Lipids, Glycoconjugates, April 26, 2022 (CEC)
Lecture 13: Medical Applications, May 3, 2022 (CEC)

Final Papers Due May 12, 2022.