Advion is a global company with customers in all of the top pharmaceutical companies, government life science research agencies and universities. Commercially launched in June 2002, the NanoMate 100 was the first of its kind to automate the delivery of samples for mass spectrometric analysis while eliminating sample-to-sample carryover. Its applications include protein identification and characterization, biomarker discovery, metabolite identification, noncovalent interactions, and lipid research. Advion BioSciences Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Advion BioSciences based in the United Kingdom.