Praise for Proteomics

The method of the year for 2012 is targeted proteomics, says Methagora, Nature Methods' blog. "Targeted proteomics … offers a tantalizing opportunity to bring a sampling of the power of mass spectrometry to the wider community of biologists," writes Daniel Evanko there. "The assays are simpler, easier to run and well suited to the hypothesis-driven experiments that are the mainstay of biological research."

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