ReviewHigh-performance liquid chromatographic–electrospray ionization mass spectrometric analyses for the integration of natural products with modern high-throughput screening
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AbstractWithin the pharmaceutical industry, significant resources have been applied to the identification of new drug compound leads through the use of high-throughput screening (HTS). To meet the demand for rapid analytical characterization of biologically active samples identified by HTS, the technique of high-performance liquid chromatography–electrospray ionization mass spectrometry (HPLC–ESI-MS) has been utilized, and the application of this technique specifically for the integration of natural product sample mixtures into modern HTS is reviewed. The high resolution provided by reversed-phase HPLC coupled with the gentle and relatively universal ionization facilitated by the electrospray process has had significant impact upon a variety of procedures associated with the HTS of natural products, including extract sample diversity evaluation, dereplication, structure elucidation, preparative isolation, and affinity-based biological activity evaluation.

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