Team

WashU Mass Spec MTAC@MGI provides consultation and direction to investigators and collaborators wishing to incorporate mass spectrometry-based -omics into their research projects.

Young Ah Goo, PhD


Meet the Director

Young Ah Goo’s research focuses on the use of mass spectrometry-based "-omics" applications to study biological questions centered on the discovery of diagnostic/prognostic biomarkers & therapeutic targets for human diseases. Her career includes directing Mass Spectrometry Centers at Northwestern University, University of Maryland and University of Washington. Prior to joining WU, she was the director of the Proteomics Core facility at Northwestern University where she directed a fast paced, highly collaborative, and high-throughput center supporting proteomics for collaborators worldwide.


MTAC Sample Preparation Lab

Meet the MTAC team

WashU Mass Spec MTAC staff provides world-class support for investigators and collaborators wishing to incorporate omics into their research projects.


Byoung-Kyu Cho, PhD

Lead, Proteomics

Minsoo Son, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Jessica Lukowski, PhD

Lead, MS Imaging

Jong Hee Song, PhD

Sr. Scientist

Antiona Zamacona Calderon,

Technician I

Bruker timsTOF

Meet the Bioinformatics team

WashU Mass Spec MTAC bioinformatics staff provides computing support and custom software for investigators and collaborators wishing to incorporate omics into their research projects.

Minsoo Son, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Thermo Eclipse

Meet our Proteomics Collaborators

WashU Mass Spec MTAC Collaborators are physicians/scientists who use mass spectrometry-based omics as a tool to increase their understanding of the world around us. They may not have a mass spectrometer within their research group, but they are well-versed in the language of MS-based omics.

Join the team!

PhD-Level, Experienced Mass Spectrometrists & Lab Technicians | We are currently seeking new staff members to join our team. We seek intelligent, dedicated team-oriented people capable of managing multiple research projects.

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