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Thermo Scientific LCMS

The Thermo Scientific liquid chromatograph mass spectrometer consists of an Accela autosampler, pump, and PDA detector, as well as a Thermo Scientific MSQ Plus mass spectrometer. The concept is similar to gas chromatography, however, solvent combinations are used to transport the sample instead of a gas. Coupled with the fact that ambient temperatures are commonly used, compounds that are not able to be analyzed by GC, due to thermal instability for example, can be detected and identified using this technique. This instrument is used for research purposes to detect analytes such as explosives, fiber dyes and nicotine.

Thermo Scientific LCMS