LC-MS Targeted (Food Composition)


LC-MS Targeted (food composition) metabolomic analysis is useful for animal foods (red meat, fish, poultry), plant foods, fruits, and vegetables



Matrices / Biosamples:  Animal foods (red meat, fish, poultry), Plant foods, Fruits, Vegetables

Volume Requirement:  80 ul; 30-40 mg

Pathways: TCA Cycle, Amino acid metabolism, Fatty acid metabolism, Central carbon metabolism, Sugar alcohol metabolism, Lipid metabolism, Urea Cycle, Polyphenol metabolism, Flavanoid metabolism, Phytoestrogen metabolism

Compound Classes:  Lipids, Fatty Acids, Amino Acids, Vitamins, Organic acids, Biogenic amines, Acylcarnitines, Phosphatidylcholines, LysoPCs, Sphingomyelins, Polyphenols, Phytoestrogens, Sugars

Cost per Sample:  Academic/Government $60-$100; Industry $80-$130

Number of Compounds:  169

Quantitative:  Absolute

Compound List: Contact Us

Species:  Crop Plants, Medicinal Plants, Livestock, Fish, Raw Foods (Meat, Fruits, Vegetables), Prepared Foods

Validation or Publication:  PMID: 30706502; Minerbi, A.; Gonzalez, E.; Brereton, N. J. B.; Anjarkouchian, A.; Dewar, K.; Fitzcharles, M. A.; Chevalier, S.; Shir, Y. Altered microbiome composition in individuals with fibromyalgia. Pain 2019, 160, 2589-2602. Anal. Chem. 2020, 92, 15, 10627–10634;
Magan, J. B.; O’Callaghan, T. F.; Zheng, J.; Zhang, L.; Mandal, R.; Hennessy, D.; Fenelon, M. A.; Wishart, D. S.; Kelly, A. L.; McCarthy, N. A. Impact of bovine diet on metabolomic profile of skim milk and whey protein ingredients. Metabolites 2019, 9, 10.3390/metabo9120305. Metabolites 2020, 10, 233; doi:10.3390/metabo10060233


Additional information

Client Classification

Industry, Government, Academic

Type of Analysis

Full Panel, Without Polyphenols