UTSA Mass Spectrometry & Proteomics

Overview of Services

The Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Core at UTSA focuses on high-resolution mass spectrometry (HRMS), liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) and tandem mass spectrometry (MS/MS), to identify and characterize a range of analytes from small organic molecules to proteins and other biomolecules.

Contact Information

University of Texas at San Antonio
One UTSA Circle
Biotechnology, Sciences and Engineering Building
Room 3.108A & BSE 0.112

Hours of Operation

9:00am - 5:00pm

Core Acknowledgment Policies

If you obtain data for your manuscript from use of or with the Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Core, please use the following examples to help format your acknowledgment. 

"The authors acknowledge the University of Texas at San Antonio Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Core for support during this work."

"The authors would like to thank Dr. FirstName LastName (Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Core, University of Texas at San Antonio) for their support."

New User Access 

UTSA Users

Principal Investigators (PIs)

1) Select "sign-up" or "login" button at the top-right of this screen and register using your myUTSA ID (abc123) credentials.
2) If you are a PI with a valid Project ID assigned to you in PeopleSoft, your Group/Lab account will automatically be created with access to those avaialable funding accounts upon first-time login. Fund information is automatically imported nightly. Please contact iLab@utsa.edu if your funding information is not available in our system.

Non-PI Users

1) Select "sign-up" or "login" button at the top-right of this screen and register using your myUTSA ID (abc123) credentials.
2) Fill out the iLab registration page, select your PI Group/Lab, and verify your contact information.
3) Once your registration is submitted, the PI and/or Lab Manager will receive a notification that you have requested a membership to the Group/Lab. They will need to 1) approve your membership and 2) assign funds to your account (Speedtypes=Project ID or Cost Center) before you can submit a request and use core facility resources.

Non-UTSA Users

1) Complete the External User Access Request Form (here).

2) UTSA Staff will validate/coordinate if your institution has an active Research Service Agreement with UTSA. **This agreement must be signed by both institutions before any work can be performed. 
3) Complete the iLab registration wizard for "Non-UTSA Users".

Registration for Non-UTSA Customers
1) Select "sign-up" button at the top-right of the screen (or here
2) Receive a welcome email from iLab (typically within one business day) with login credentials.
3) Use login credentials provided to finish account creation.

4) If/once an active Service Agreement is signed, your user account will be granted access to UTSA's iLab System. 

For further information regarding this service agreement, please contact ORIS@utsa.edu.

For any assistance or general questions regarding iLab, please contact iLab@utsa.edu


Name Role Phone Email Location
Wendell Griffith
Core Scientific Director
(210) 458-5180
BSE 1.104N

Service Item List

Search available services: View: by category alphabetically
HRMS (4)
LC-MS – Triple Quad (4)
Proteomics (12)
Tissue Imaging (3)
Other MALDI (2)
Additional Services (1)