From Mass Spectrometry Terms
|An ion that reacts with a neutral molecule to produce an ionized form of the molecule through an ion/molecule reaction, for example as in chemical ionization.|
B. Munson, Int. J. Mass. Spectrom. 200 (2000) 243.
|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.|