Inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry as a tool for high-throughput analysis of plants

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Abstract

Ionomics is the study of the elemental composition of biological tissues. It complements knowledge acquired by metabolomics, proteomics, bioinformatics, and genomics in elucidating the physiological status of plants as well as the identification of genes involved in the transport and metabolism of individual elements and their interactions. Inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry (ICP-MS) technology provides a very sensitive method for the medium-and high-throughput elemental analysis of plant tissues. This chapter introduces the plant physiologist to the ICP-MS technique, a method for sample preparation and analysis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHigh-Throughput Phenotyping in Plants
Subtitle of host publicationMethods and Protocols
PublisherHumana Press Inc.
Pages269-288
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9781617799945
DOIs
StatePublished - 2012

Publication series

NameMethods in Molecular Biology
Volume918
ISSN (Print)1064-3745

Keywords

  • Elemental analysis
  • High-throughput
  • ICP-MS
  • Ionomics
  • Isotope
  • Mass spectrometry
  • Plant tissue analysis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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    Seravalli, J. (2012). Inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry as a tool for high-throughput analysis of plants. In High-Throughput Phenotyping in Plants: Methods and Protocols (pp. 269-288). (Methods in Molecular Biology; Vol. 918). Humana Press Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-61779-995-2_14