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The "After-Life" Experiment - Mass Spectrometry Imaging Used to Demonstrate the "Cycles of Life"

Presented at SCI Members' Forum 2013 on 19 Nov 2013

Callie Seaman1, Bryn Flinders2 and Malcolm Clench2
1Aquaculture, Sheffield, United Kingdom; 2Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, United Kingdom


MS Imaging featured in 2011 joint BBC/Discovery Channel documentary "After life - The Strange Science of Decay".

Imaging Distribution of 15N labeled NO3- used to show uptake of species from dead organisms by living ones.