mass defect

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the amount by which the mass of an atomic nucleus is less than the sum of the masses of its constituent particles

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This article provides an overview of a new approach to metabolite analysis that combines the latest Multiple Mass Defect Filter (MMDF) technology with high resolution LC-MS and Higher-energy Collisional Dissociation (HCD) for structural elucidation.
Thus mass defect of deuteron must be infinitesimally small, only then masses of nucleons are same inside nucleus and outside nucleus.
The first phase of the study involves validating protein isoform biomarkers using Target Discovery's patented mass defect technology.
The Mass Defect, Isotope Clusters, and Accurate Mass for Elemental Determination (E.
Scientists at Target Discovery will use the company's patented mass defect technology, Isotope-Differentiated Binding Energy Shift Tags (IDBEST(TM)), to validate clinical protein biomarkers at the isoform level, using retrospective patient samples provided by M.