By Gareth A.G. Brenton, John Monaghan, Alison Ashcroft
This quantity comprises contributions according to a number of the Invited Lectures given on the sixteenth triennial foreign Mass Spectrometry convention (IMSC) in Edinburgh (September 2003) whereas the accompanying CD comprises the Abstracts of the entire approved papers-Oral and Posters. usually the IMSC has a robust emphasis at the basics and new instrumentation of mass spectrometry and on instrumental advancements, and this custom has endured. there has been, besides the fact that, an both powerful emphasis in Edinburgh on key program parts in mass spectrometry like genomics, proteomics, metabonomics; drug metabolism and bioanalysis, discovery pharma, research in pharmaceutical improvement techniques; environmental chemistry, nutrition and food, forensics, and engineering materials.The Invited academics are all overseas specialists. Their articles not just summarise the present country of mass spectrometry of their personal components of craftsmanship but in addition spotlight the present sizzling issues in mass spectrometry. a must have for all libraries as an updated precis. - offers a present precis of mass spectrometry. - Covers either major mass spectrometric functions and advancements. - foreign crew of members.