GC-MS Targeted (Volatiles)


GC-MS Targeted metabolomics is useful for analysis of urine, plants, wine, beer, foods, microbes, cannabis, feces, cell media, cell lysate, cells.


Matrices / Biosamples:  Urine, Plants, Wine, Beer, Foods, Microbes, Cannabis, Feces, Cell Media, Cell Lysate, Cells

Volume Requirement:  100 ul

Pathways:  Terpenoid Biosynthesis, Short-chain Fatty Acid Synthesis, Fibre Breakdown, Anaerobic Fermentation, Aerobic Fermentation, Volatile Production

Compound Classes:  Terpenoids, Short-chain Fatty Acids, Aromatic Compounds, Flavor Compounds, Esters, Ethers, Thiols, Alkanes

Cost per Sample:  Academic/Goverment $70; Industry $92

Number of Compounds:  Up to 95

Quantitative:  Absolute and Relative

Species:  Humans, Crop Plants, Medicinal Plants, Mice, Rats, Livestock, Fish, Yeast, E. Coli, Water, Soil, Raw Foods (Meat, Fruits, Vegetables), Prepared Foods

Validation or Publication:  Bouatra S, Aziat F, Mandal R, Guo AC, Wilson MR, et al. (2013) The Human Urine Metabolome. PLoS ONE 8(9): e73076. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0073076; Psychogios N, Hau DD, Peng J, Guo AC, Mandal R, Bouatra S, Sinelnikov I, Krishnamurthy R, Eisner R, Gautam B, Young N, Xia J, Knox C, Dong E, Huang P, Hollander Z, Pedersen TL, Smith SR, Bamforth F, Greiner R, McManus B, Newman JW, Goodfriend T, Wishart DS. The human serum metabolome. PLoS One. 2011 Feb 16;6(2):e16957.


Additional information

Client Classification

Industry, Government, Academic