Frequently Asked Questions

How can I initiate a project or consultation with MTAC?

Submit a new project request or a services consultation to discuss your Mass Spectrometry needs. Alternatively, email us to massspec@wustl.edu.

How do I submit a sample?

Please download the sample submission form and fill it out. Email back to us (MassSpec@wustl.edu) and include one copy with the samples. Drop the samples off at MTAC or ship.

Where are you located?

CWE Campus:


MTAC@MGI

RM4200

4444 Forest park Ave

St. Louis, MO 63108

Where do I ship samples?


MTAC@MGI

RM4200

4444 Forest park Ave

St. Louis, MO 63108

How can I add proteomics/metabolomics to my proposal?

We will be happy to help. Contact us with the collaboration request form. We want to meet first and understand the project being proposed so that we can advise the best mass spec applications possible to be included in the proposal.

Will you write a letter of support for my grant?

Yes. We request 7-10 business days notice. Contact us with the collaboration request form and we'll meet with you before providing a letter of support to understand the project and to provide the best letter of support possible. If your grant was successful please let us know, we are asked to track the funded awards.

Can I get a quote for an estimation?

Yes, we will be happy to provide a quote. You can use that to generate a Purchase Order.

We'd like to generate a Purchase Order (PO). What is the WashU address we should use for the PO?

PO should be addressed to:

MTAC@MGI

4444 Forest park Ave

St. Louis, MO 63108

MassSpec@wustl.edu

We received an invoice. How to make a payment?


By Check:

Payable to- Washington University

Memo- Include Invoice ID and Order ID

Address-

Washington University

P.O. Box 505505

St Louis, MO 63150-5505


By Electronic Payment:

Payable to- Washington University

Memo- Include Invoice ID and Order ID

Address-

Bank of America

800 Market Street

St Louis, MO 63101

ACH Routing # 081000032

Account # 354010158122