IonSense, Inc
June 2010
What's New with DART? 
The latest developments and news on DART Mass Spectrometry


We would like to thank all of you that stopped by to see us at the ASMS meeting in Salt Lake.  Here is some of our latest information in case you wanted more details, or couldn't make the meeting.

Please have a look and contact me if you have any questions or comments. Thanks.


Brian Musselman
President and CEO
IonSense, Inc.
ASMS Posters from IonSense

Tether DART

Here are two posters we presented at the ASMS meeting. Just click on the titles to view the posters

Optimization of conditions for the rapid analysis of the proverbial "White Powders" using metal substrates and ambient pressure desorption ionization
Reproducible analysis of the chemical content of powders by direct analysis in real time (DART) is facilitated using metal substrates to disperse and then position those powders.
Jordan Krechmer; Elizabeth Crawford; Joseph Tice; and Brian D. Musselman - IonSense, Inc.

Development of an Ion Transfer Tether for Non-Proximate Ion Formation and Detection in DART
This study describes the development of a system that permits desorption ionization of a sample at a distance from the mass spectrometer.
Brian D. Musselman ; Elizabeth Crawford; and Jordan Krechmer - IonSense, Inc.
DART 2010 User Forum Presentations

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Applicaitons and the DART Experimental Modules

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About IonSense

IonSense, Inc. is developing technology for the analysis of materials by direct analysis in real time or DART mass spectrometry. DART MS provides rapid qualitative and quantitative sample analysis of bioanalytical, medicinal, forensic, and chemical synthesis products by ambient mass spectrometry.

DART Sources are available for most commercial LC/MS systems.  Look here to see if your system is DART-ready

The Latest News
IonSense Issued Three Patents Related to Direct Analysis in Real Time MS - May 20, 2010
IonSense Introduces the 3+D MicroPlate-96 Screening Plate - May 21, 2010