Proteomics & Protein Research

News on protein analysis, clinical proteomics, biomarkers in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

In initial testing, the approach distinguished between stage I cancer cases and healthy controls with 95 percent sensitivity and 100 percent specificity.

Driven by strong pharma sales, revenues increased to $715 million from $687 million in Q4 2017, besting the consensus analyst estimate of $703 million.

The subtypes — which were distinguished from one another using proteomic data — were associated with proliferation, immune response, metabolism, and invasion.

Among the updates provided at the conference on Wednesday, Luminex discussed development and plans for the Verigene II system, and GenMark touted its ePlex test portfolio.

The resource provides a look at protein localization patterns across the proteome as well as responses to events like alternative splicing and drug perturbation.

Reuters reports that UK researchers are using gene-editing tools to develop flu-resistant chickens.

Nature calls for genomics to become part of the World Health Organization's cholera surveillance approach.

Vox explores a proposal to institute a lottery system to award grant funds.

In Genome Biology this week: gut microbiome study of individuals from Tanzania and Botswana, sixth version of the Network of Cancer Genes database, and more.

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