About the Society
HKSMS Activities
HKSMS activities (2017-2018)
Past activities
Photo Gallery
Membership application
Members' Corner
AGM minutes
Constitution
Presentation Materials
Local MS Resources, Distributions and Contacts
MS Group in CUHK
Hong Kong Jockey Club
Biomedical Mass Spectrometry Laboratory
MS Group at HKBU
Plant metabolic engineering and systems biology Laboratory at CUHK
MS Group in PolyU
Biological Mass Spectrometry Laboratory at HKU
Proteomics / metabolomics Group at HKUST
Food and Chemical Toxicology Laboratory at HKUST
Useful Links
MS societies
MS suppliers
Useful MS software and web sites
Job Opportunities
Contact Us
Council members information
HKSMS correspondence address
 
 

Biomedical Mass Spectrometry Unit
Department of Chemical Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong & The New Territories East Cluster Hospitals, Hospital Authority

Contact Person: Dr Kam, Kin Ting Richard, PhD
   
Address:

Biomedical Mass Spectrometry Laboratory
Room 34018, 1/F, Clinical Sciences Building,
Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT

   
Nature of work: Research and routine clinical service in chemical pathology.
   
Research Interests:
  1. Measurement of steroid & peptide hormones for endocrine investigations
  2. Therapeutic drug monitoring by measuring drug concentrations
  3. Study of vitamins in health and disease condition
  4. On-demand bioanalysis service of pharmaceutics for clinical trials
Routine service:
  1. Measurement of carnitine and acylcarnitines for the detection of inborn errors of metabolism.
  2. Quantitation of immunosuppressants (cyclosporin A, tacrolimus, sirolimus, everolimus and mycophenolic acid).
  3. Quantitation of steroids (17-hydroxyprogesterone, androstenedione, testosterone, dihydrotestosterone, estradiol, cortisol & cortisone) in serum, urine or saliva.
  4. Therapeutic drug monitoring service (busulfan, imatinib).
  5. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D2 and D3.
  6. Serum total insulin-like growth factor 1 and 2 quantitation, and variant detection.
  7. Plasma renin activity and aldosterone concentration.
  8. Comprehensive drug screening by UPLC TOF MS.
  9. MS Instrumentation:
  10. 8 units of LC tandem MS (Waters Quattro Micro; Waters TQ Detector; Waters Xevo TQ; Waters Xevo TQD; Waters Xevo TQS micro; 2 x Waters Xevo TQS, Waters Xevo TQXS with online SPE).
  11. 2 unit of UPLC TOF MS (Waters G2S; Waters G2XS).
MS services:   Yes, please contact us

For further information, please contact Dr Richard Kam at +852 3505-2562 or (richardktkam@cuhk.edu.hk)

 

 
 
 
 

Copyright©2017 Hong Kong Society of Mass Spectrometry. All rights reserved.