Researchers Say New Peptide-Detection Algorithm Captures Weak Signals Better than Current Approaches | GenomeWeb

By Uduak Grace Thomas

Researchers at Texas A&M University and the University of Texas have developed an algorithm that they claim is able to detect weak peptide signals that other methods miss.

The Bayesian peptide detection algorithm, or BPDA, addresses a key step in the protein analysis pipeline for mass spectrometry-based studies — the conversion of raw spectra to a list of peptide masses.

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