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Sample Submission


Sample Submission

1.    Email (do not fax) gel image to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for spot quantity and quality assessment.
       Specify service type (Protein Identification or Mass determination) in email .
       MS specialists will provide advice on feasibility for MS work within 2 working days.

2.    Upon receipt of our reply, fill in Service Request Form if work is to be proceeded.
        a) Use one form per each service request
        b) Print or type ALL information clearly to avoid processing delayed

3.    Complete and email sample name spreadsheet if submitting more than 8 samples.  Also print a hardcopy.

4.    Prepare samples according to Sample Preparation page.

5.    Keep gel plugs/sample solution in 1.5 mL microfuge tubes, cap securely and enclose in a re-sealable plastic bag.

6.    Submit the samples to the CPOS together with:
        * Completed service request form
        * Hardcopy of gel image with clearly labeled spots, molecular weight markers and pH range (if any)
        * Hardcopy of sample information (if more than 8 samples)

Drop off in-person Mail to CPOS (preferably courier)

Office hours

Monday to Friday
(except public and university holidays)

9:00am to 12:45pm
2:00pm to 5:30pm

Mailing address

Mass Spectrometry Service
6/F, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building
for Interdisciplinary Research
5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam,
Hong Kong

Users are responsible for the secure delivery of samples and the delivery charges

The CPOS will notify users on the same day when samples are received

Pre-Payment required for users residing outside of Hong Kong

Please refer to additional Sample Submission and Payment Guidelines.