Reverse library search
From Mass Spectrometry Terms
|IUPAC RECOMMENDATIONS 2013|
|Reverse library search|
|Process of comparing a subset of the peaks in the mass spectrum of an unknown compound with peaks present in the library mass spectrum. Any peaks in the mass spectrum of the unknown compound that are not in the library spectrum are disregarded.
F. P. Abramson. Anal. Chem. 47, 45 (1975). (http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ac60351a028 )
|This term is included in Definitions of Terms Relating to Mass Spectrometry (IUPAC Recommendations 2013); DOI: 10.1351/PAC-REC-06-04-06 © IUPAC 2013.|