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4-Hydroxy-3,5-dimethoxycinnamic acid is a commonly used matrix in MALDI mass spectrometry. It is a useful matrix for a wide variety of peptides and proteins. It serves well as a matrix for MALDI due to its ability to absorb laser radiation and to also donate protons (H+) to the analyte of interest.
Ronald C. Beavis; and Brian T. Chait. Matrix-assisted laser-desorption mass spectrometry using 355 nm radiation. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 1989, 3 (12), 436-439.
Ronald C. Beavis; and Brian T. Chait. Cinnamic acid derivatives as matrices for ultraviolet laser desorption mass spectrometry of proteins. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 1989, 3 (12), 432-435.
Gefahrenhinweise (EU): H315-H319-H335
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