Univ. of Copenhagen Opens Protein Research Center | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Copenhagen has opened a new research center that will focus on protein studies aimed at understanding and treating diseases.

Scientists at The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, which is situated on three floors at the Panum Institute, will use proteomics, protein characterization, systems biology, disease biology, and bioinformatics to study human diseases, the university said late last week.

The center was funded by an €80 million ($111 million) grant from the Novo Nordisk Foundation in 2007.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Genome Biology this week: comparative genomics study of Aspergillus, genetic variation in indigenous African cattle, and more.

Some people who harbor genetic variants associated with disease show no signs and may give insight into the continuum of symptoms, Spectrum reports.

Some 57 snow monkeys at a Japanese zoo were found to be rhesus macaque hybrids, which are banned in Japan.

British researchers say they've been removed from EU grant applications, according to the Guardian.