Charge-induced fragmentation

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Charge-induced fragmentation

Fragmentation of an odd electron ion in which the cleaved bond is adjacent to the apparent charge site. Synonymous with charge mediated fragmentation.

Considered between 2004 and 2006 but not included in the 2006 PAC submission
This is an unofficial draft definition presented for information and comment. For current IUPAC recommended mass spectrometry terms, see the Definitions of Terms Relating to Mass Spectrometry (IUPAC Recommendations 2013); DOI: 10.1351/PAC-REC-06-04-06 © IUPAC 2013.