Pricing (Mass Spectrometry)

ServiceDescriptionKIMIT (non-KI)
Mass Spectrometry - MALDI-TOF
Analysis $22 $33
Desalting, per sample $11 $16.50
Mass Spectrometry- LTQ ion trap or QSTAR hybrid Q-TOF
Sample fractionation and digestion, 1st sample $100 $150
Sample fractionation and digestion, 2nd sample $50 $75
Sample fractionation and digestion, samples 3-8 $25 $37.50
LC-MS, protein identification, per sample $75 $112.50
LC-MS, intact protein MW determination, per sample $75 $112.50
Data analysis, high complexity samples, per hour $55 $82.50
--digestions using enzymes other than trypsin, chymotrypsin or endoproteinase aspN will require an additional charge that will be quoted in advance
--sample clean-up requiring non standard filter media may require an additional charge, which will be quoted in advance
Mass Spectrometry- Q-Exactive LC-MS/MS (includes spectrum analysis for protein identification and quantitation with database search)
Simple sample, protein identification, 1st sample $195 $390
Simple sample, protein identification, samples 2-12 $40 $80
Simple sample, phosphorylation enrichment or post-translational modification identification, 1st sample $315 $630
Simple sample, phosphorylation enrichment or post-translational modification identification, samples 2-12 $80 $160
Complex sample, protein identification $240 $480
Complex sample, phosphorylation enrichment $380 $760
Complex sample, tyrosine phosphorylation enrichment $530 $1060
Complex sample, other post-translation modification enrichment $570 $1140
Manual validation of spectra, per hour $100 $200
--prices also available for users to run their own samples
--digestions using enzymes other than trypsin will require an additional charge that will be quoted in advance
Mass spectrometry- Q-Exactive- Quantitation and Fractionation Add-ons (add to relevant fee above)
iTRAQ 4plex $325 $650
TMT 6plex $490 $980
iTRAQ 8plex $650 $1300
TMT 10plex $812 $1624
SILAC (2 or 3 variables) $100 $200
Isoelectric focusing (6 fractions) $700 $1400
--prices also available for users to run their own samples
Mass spectrometry-API-4000
Training $60 $120
Independent instrument use $20 $40

The above fee schedule is effective as of October 1, 2012.

Note: rates are set periodically, based on operating costs and in accordance with MIT and NCI policies. They are reviewed and approved annually by the MIT Office of Cost Analysis. Services are billed at the rate listed on the date of service delivery.