"The use of a mass detector for flash chromatography detection provides enormous value as it confirms that the target compound has been isolated and that it has been identified and fractionated as it elutes from the column. This saves time as secondary, post-purification LC-MS confirmation is not required."
Flash purification guru Bob Bickler takes a look at connecting a single quad mass spectrometer to his flash purification system. He finds it could save him a lot of time, cutting out the post purification confirmation steps.
Read about it on the Flash Purification Blog »