Though considered potential antibody alternatives, these reagents are more likely to succeed in new applications for which conventional tools are poorly suited.
The company is aiming to uncover the cause of fibromyalgia and to identify new disease-specific genetic biomarkers.
The partners will develop biomarkers and assays to evaluate non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, a disease characterized by liver scarring due to inflammation.
Using a combination of APEX labeling and mass spec, the researchers mapped several GPCR interactomes, which have proved difficult for conventional approaches.
Named MSFragger, the software allows researchers to more rapidly perform searches for unknown and unexpected protein post-translational modifications and variants.
Mary Beckerle has been removed as director of the Huntsman Cancer Institute in what one researcher refers to as a "coup," ScienceInsider reports.
Bill Gates tells the Telegraph that bioterrorism is a serious risk.
The March for Science is to take place tomorrow, and supporters are tapping their creative energies to create placards to carry.
CBS News reports that the White House Science Fair is to continue under President Donald Trump.