Team leader
Thorleif Lavold, CEO Biomotif AB
Phone: +46 8 755 43 90
Fax: +46 8 755 43 99

Biomotif AB is located in Stockholm, Sweden and managed by Thorleif Lavold. Biomotif is refining the ElectroCapture technology for the mass spectrometry community. Biomotif AB has entered into agreements with Analytica of Branford (AOB), CT, USA, to develop new integrated ElectroCapture Electrospray instrumentation for the Mass Spectrometry market.

Our expertise is the new ElectroCapture technology coupled to novel Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry. We collaborate with Craig Whitehouse and his team of experts at Analytica of Branford. AoB holds more than 55 patents in the field of Mass Spectrometry.

Key people in the team

  • Juan Astorga-Wells, Scientific Manager

Selected publications

  • Vollmer S, Astorga-Wells J, Alvelius G, Bergman T, Jörnvall H, Peptide enrichment by microfluidic electrocapture for online analysis by electrospray mass spectrometry. Anal Biochem (2007) Sep 20, In press.

  • Vollmer S, Astorga-Wells J, Bergman J, Jörnvall H, Microfluidic electrocapture interfaced with electrospray mass spectrometry, Int J Mass Spectrom 259, 73-78 (2007).

  • Astorga-Wells J, Vollmer S, Bergman T, Jörnvall H, Formation of stable stacking zones in a flow stream for sample immobilization in microfluidic systems. Anal Chem 79,1057-1063 (2007).

  • Astorga-Wells J, Vollmer S, Tryggvason S, Bergman T, Jörnvall H, Microfluidic electrocapture for separation of peptides. Anal Chem 77, 7131-7136 (2005).

  • Astorga-Wells J, Bergman T, Jörnvall H, Multistep microreactions with proteins using electrocapture technology. Anal Chem 76, 2425-2429 (2004).