Recent Patents of Interest in Proteomics
US Patent No. 8,168,943. Data-dependent selection of dissociation type in a mass spectrometer. Inventors: Jae Schwartz, John Syka, Andreas Huhmer, Joshua Coon. Assignee: Thermo Finnigan
Covers methods of data-dependent mass spec analysis, including determining an ion's charge state and automatically selecting a dissociation method based on that charge state.