Lipidomics, or the study of the entire lipid entity, emerged as a field back in the early 2000s. Since then, it has achieved impressive technological progress and delivered crucial insights into lipids‘ role in a plethora of structural and functional events in the cell. As profiling the lipidome is quite challenging, scientists in the field are continually developing and updating technologies to tackle this diversified system.
Download this listicle to discover key technological advances and trends in lipidomics including:
- Software and databases tools
- Ion-mobility approaches coupled with shotgun and LC-MS methods
- Chromatography and mass spectrometry techniques