Thermo LTQ Orbitrap Velos


LTQ Orbitrap Velos is an hybrid mass spectrometer incorporating the LTQ Velos™ dual cell linear trap and the Orbitrap™ analyzer. The LTQ Orbitrap is an high performance LC-MS and MSn system, combining:

  • High mass accuracy Orbitrap mass analysis (MS).
  • Rapid LTQ ion trap data acquisition (MS/MS).

With outstanding mass accuracy, resolving power, high sensitivity and MSn capability, the LTQ Orbitrap Velos instrument is the instrument used for detection, identification, and characterization within complex proteomic sample.


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Name LTQ Orbitrap Velos
Company Thermo Scientific
Acquisition Date 2011
Fragmentation CID (trap)
Configuration Coupled to Nano-liquid chromatographic separation before mass spectrometer (Ultimate 3000 RSLCnano, Thermo)
Applications Data-dependent acquisition