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Xiaoyu (Sara) Yang

Dr. Yang has been working in Bioinformatics since 2001, primarily in the areas of Mass Spectrometry-based Proteomics and Metabolomics. Before she joined NIST, she developed DBParser software package for high-throughput Shotgun Proteomics data analysis at NIH in 2003. At NIST, she developed a distance-based clustering algorithm for creating consensus spectra for the NIST Tandem Mass Spectral Library of small molecules and peptides. She also developed peak annotation and other quality control tools for library examination. She created the first high resolution Tandem Mass Spectral Library of single protein digests such as HSA, and IgG etc.

NRC Postdoctoral Research Opportunity

Selected Publications

Extending a Tandem Mass Spectral Library to Include MS2 Spectra of Fragment Ions Produced In-Source and MSn Spectra

Quality Control for Building Libraries from Electrospray Ionization Tandem Mass Spectra

DBParser: Web-Based Software for Shotgun Proteomic Data Analyses


Created October 9, 2019, Updated October 17, 2019