PREPARATION OF CANCER TISSUES FOR MS IMAGING OF PROTEINS


Year of Award:
2005
Award Type:
R33
Project Number:
CA116123
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-05-004
Technology Track:
Biospecimen Science Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
CHAURAND, PIERRE
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY
Direct tissue profiling and imaging mass spectrometry (MS) provides a molecular assessment of numerous expressed proteins within a tissue sample. MALDI MS (matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization) analysis of thin tissue sections results in the visual