Mass Spectrometry-based Proteomics

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Tuesday 03/05/2019

Instructor: Phil Gafken, PhD; Director, Proteomics Facility
April 15th – 19th, 2019
Conference Room E1-101
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm daily

The course is recommended for Fred Hutch staff who are currently utilizing proteomics or who plan to use in the near future. The course is intended to educate novice users of the technology level where they have a solid understanding of it and could apply the gained knowledge to their research.


  • Basics of Mass Spectrometers
  • Data Acquisition; LC/MS
  • Protein Identification and Quantification
  • Characterizing Post-translational Modifications
  • Analysis of Complex Mixtures
  • Targeted Proteomics
  • Basis for Database Search Algorithms
  • Rudimentary Analysis of Proteomics Data
  • Preparing Samples for Mass Spectrometry

Class is free to Fred Hutch employees. Space limited. Anyone interested in taking the course should register by email with Candace Daymond,