NCI Releases Breast Cancer Proteomic Data from CPTAC | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Cancer Institute today said that it has released a dataset of proteins and phosphopeptides identified by researchers using deep proteomic and phosphoproteomic methods to analyze breast cancer samples.

The dataset was generated by NCI's Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium, which included researchers from the Broad Institute, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Washington University of St. Louis. The investigators used iTRAQ protein quantification methods to develop the dataset of from 105 breast cancer samples.

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