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High-throughput mass spectrometry has become a versatile technique to tackle a large range of questions in the life sciences. Being able to quantify diverse classes of biomolecules opens the way for improved disease diagnostics, elucidation of molecular structure and investigation of cellular pathways. In an interplay with other open-source software, OpenMS enables powerful workflows to transform biological data into meaningful knowledge.
In recent years, mass spectrometry has gained significant attention in the life sciences.…Continue Reading