Proteomics & Protein Research

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

The researchers established the suitability of FraC nanopores for protein analysis and offered a new approach to driving proteins into nanopores for detection.

A review by Max Planck researcher Matthias Mann and colleagues suggests that improved mass spec performance could enable more effective plasma marker discovery.

A University of Graz team used a protein interaction-based proteogenomic approach to study the effect of mutations on the eight components of the BBSome complex.

The researchers are now working with Chinese collaborators to license the markers in that country and launch clinical studies of their utility for lung cancer detection.

The researchers combined different proteomic methods to explore the activity of the ALK inhibitor ceritinib and identify potential combination therapies.

Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.