The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences


Fees assessed for the services provided by the Proteomics and Mass Spectrometry Core Facility at University Park

Molecular mass determination of small molecules

Service Instrument Internal fee/hour External fee/hour
Flow injection Waters QToF $23.00 $88.41
Infusion Waters QToF $76.50 $178.42
LC-MS (TOF) Waters QToF $23.00 $88.41



Service Instrument Internal fee/hour External fee/hour
Infusion Thermo LTQ Orbitrap $114.00 $246.60
LC-MS  Thermo LTQ Orbitrap  $65.00 $169.85 
MALDI-MS staff  Bruker Ultraflextreme  $97.50  $212.77
MALDI-MS user  Bruker Ultraflextreme  $43.00  $121.24 


We also offer the following proteomics services, but we ask that you please contact us for a consultation.


 Service  Internal fee/hour  External fee/hour
Sample preparation $60.00 $101.70
User training (MALDI) $60.00 $101.70


Gel electrophoresis

Service Internal fee/hour External fee/hour
Labor $60.00 $101.70


Additional considerations

  • Non-routine data analysis, method development, and sample preparation fees are $57.00/hour.
  • Consumables will be billed to the user at actual cost with copy of the invoice received from the supplier.
  • Auxiliary equipment (electrophoresis and blotting cells) is available free of charge after initial familiarization.