News on protein analysis, clinical proteomics, biomarkers in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.
The tool allows users to search for unexpected modifications and other phenomena that are difficult to identify using conventional mass spec search software.
A team from the EPFL has identified the chemical NTCB as a potential digestion reagent for middle-down work, though bioinformatic hurdles still remain.
Using the publicly available ImmPort database, researchers standardized and analyzed immune-related data for more than 10,300 healthy individuals.
The group's meeting this week evidenced the ongoing shift towards analyzing proteins in the context of specific isoforms, complexes, and cells.
The researchers suggested that the tool will allow scientists to more effectively search against large pan-microbial databases used in metaproteomic research.
Researchers in China have generated mouse pups from same-sex parents, according to Scientific American.
Two research teams find a role for PIEZO2 in touch sensitivity after injury and inflammation.
The South China Morning Post reports that Hong Kong plans to add HK$20 billion (US$2.6 billion) to a research endowment.
In Science this week: open genetic genealogy databases can lead to the identification of individuals who have not sought testing, and more.