Continuing its trend of doing business with suppliers who make equity investments, GeneProt last week announced it had signed an agreement with Zymark to buy four of its automated protein digestion and spotting systems Subscribers: click headline for more.
Zyomyx is off for a check-up with a diagnostics specialist: Last week, the Hayward, California-based protein chip maker said it would grant Specialty Laboratories, which offers and develops specialized clinical tests, early access to its protein biochip platform to find diagnostic protein patterns Subscribers: click headline for more.
The challenge of getting the right formula for surface chemistry on a chip has frustrated many would-be array makers in the protein arena. How do you immobilize the ligands without allowing nonspecific binding of proteins to the chip Subscribers: click headline for more.
After signing DiaDexus as its second pharmaceutical partner last month, Beyond Genomics last week chose Micromass to provide liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry equipment for the systems biology company s proteomics platform. Subscribers: click headline for more.
Christoph Hls, Helmut Meyer, Martin Blggel, Axel Ullrich, Holly Kleinert, Mike Sherman, Peter Chambre, John Aston. Correction: In the 2-25-02 issue of ProteoMonitor, the article, Proteomics without Pathology and Clinical Data Will Fail : Swiss Meeting, incorrectly stated that Europroteome s algorithm for predicting colorectal cancer patient prognosis was based on data collected from 135 patients. In fact, Europroteome s team of 40-odd clinicians from research hospitals across Europe compiled pathology and clinical information (134 variables) from 645 patients undergoing surgery for phase I colorectal cancer. Subscribers: click headline for more.
Drawing researchers from the UK, continental Europe, and the US, last week s IBC conference Proteomics and the Proteome in Geneva, Switzerland, painted a picture of proteomics in its most cosmopolitan of guises. Subscribers: click headline for more.
Just over two years after GeneProt s founders met in the business travelers lounge of Boston s Logan Airport to start one of the first large-scale proteomics companies, GeneProt s flagship facility in Geneva is evidence that they have made great strides towards maturity Subscribers: click headline for more.
In a talk that illustrated the plethora of proteomics technologies available for researchers with ample resources, Roche s proteomics director Hanno Langen shared new developments in his approach to separating and analyzing proteins last week at the IBC Proteomics and the Proteome conference in Geneva, Switzerland. Subscribers: click headline for more.