The partners will work to develop and distribute IROA Technologies' kit for chemically labeling metabolites for mass spectrometry analysis.
Scientists led by the Scripps Research Institute's Benjamin Cravatt have developed probes and a mass spec method to find methyltransferases in human cells.
By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
The company will work with Pfizer's Pain & Sensory Disorders and Regenerative Medicine unit on the project using its Episphere chemoproteomics platform.
The acquisition of the chemical proteomics firm allows Evotec it "to take earlier educated decisions on drug efficacy, safety, and response in patients."
Cellzome researchers from Germany and the UK used a chemoproteomic approach to look at protein complexes associated with several histone deacetylase inhibitors.
Researchers find that a personalized medicine approach could help people who experience pain while taking statins, New Scientist reports.
US National Science Foundation is continuing its responsible research conduct training policy despite its flaws, ScienceInsider reports.
A CRISPR-themed meeting explored how the tool could and should be used, Wired reports.
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