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Gas Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer

The Varian Saturn Ion Trap Gas Chromatograph-Mass Spectrometer (GC-MS) allows the separation of volatile mixtures of compounds by gas chromatography and analysis of each component by mass spectrometry. Students in the General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Organic Spectroscopic Methods, and Biochemistry I Lab courses use the GC-MS.