Industry News: LECO Announces Special Events at ASMS

25 May 2016

LECO Corporation will host a series of special events at the American Society of Mass Spectrometry Annual Conference, June 5 – 9 2016 at the Henry B. González Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. 

Conference attendees are invited to the series of breakfast seminars, featuring different application discussions each morning. The following free breakfast seminars will be offered in room 303A of the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center with presentations beginning promptly at 7 am (CDT). Doors will open at 6:45 am.


  • On Monday, June 6, Heather Bean, Arizona State University will present Discovering Volatile Biomarkers Using GCxGC-TOFMS: Detecting and Phenotyping Infections Directly from Lung Samples.
  • On Tuesday, June 7, Susan Richardson, University of South Carolina will present To Swim or Not to Swim, Part II: Using High Resolution MS and GCxGC to Uncover Even MORE Unknown Chemicals
  • On Wednesday, June 8, Paul Harvath, General Motors will present Unraveling the Mysteries of Used Engine Oil with Pyrolysis GCxGC TOFMS and Pyrolysis GCHRTOFMS


Space is limited, and pre-registration is requested. To register, visit  

Throughout the conference, attendees are encouraged to visit booth #305 to learn about LECO’s complete line of innovative Separation Science products. In addition, LECO’s application chemists and collaborators will present on the latest advances in time-of-flight mass spectrometry, including such application areas as metabolomics, energy and fuels, and environmental analysis.

For a complete list of LECO programs and presentations, visit or stop by booth #305.