Adam covers proteomics and life science mass spectrometry for GenomeWeb.
The method combines DNA-barcoded antibodies with signal amplification for multiplexed protein imaging at subcellular resolution and relatively high throughput.
The study authors said that the technique could help researchers better prioritize which of the vast number of protein PTMs to investigate more thoroughly.
The company expects the rollout of more reliable, user-friendly platforms will increase instrument usage among a substantial segment of its customer base.
The researchers used what they called a "systems NMR" approach to simultaneously measure RNA, proteins, and metabolites as well as their interactions.
As NGS testing becomes more widespread, labs, payors, and professional groups confront questions about which genes should be required as part of clinical assays.
In a recent study, the researchers used the software to analyze multi-omic ovarian cancer data generated by the TCGA and CPTAC initiatives.
The study, which used DIA mass spec to analyze 96 patient samples, demonstrates the accessibility of current proteomic technology, said one of its authors.
The DoD and VA-led initiative is moving beyond its initial focus on lung cancer to add analyses of multiple cancer types and a prospective, multisite study.
At the recent ASMS annual meeting, vendors including Bruker, Sciex, and Thermo Fisher Scientific presented new versions of the fast-growing mass spec technique.
New instrumentation, reagents, and methods, as well as increasing interest in small and single-cell samples, could prove a boon for the technology.
NPR reports that researchers in New York are investigating whether it is possible to edit the genomes of human sperm.
A letter criticizing actions by the US government and research institutions toward Chinese and Chinese-American scientists has garnered more than a hundred signatories.
In an opinion piece at the Nation, Sarah Lawrence College's Laura Hercher argues that everyone should be able to access prenatal genetic testing.
In Nature this week: ancient DNA uncovers presence of Mediterranean migrants at a Himalayan lake, and more.