oa CSIR Science Scope - Using mass spectrometry to speed up drug discovery : mass spectrometrist

Volume 7, Issue 1
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With the usage of mass spectrometry continually expanding, an increasing number of scientists, technicians, students, and physicians are coming into contact with this valuable technique. Mass spectrometry has many uses, both qualitative and quantitative, from analysing simple gases to environmental contaminants, pharmaceuticals and complex biopolymers. The extraordinary versatility can make mass spectrometers daunting to novices. Senior scientist Dr Stoyan Stoychev, who specialises in mass spectrometry, provides a candid explanation of what this discipline is about.

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