chemoproteomics

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.

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.

New Mexico is re-doing its proposed science education standards after criticism, the Associated Press reports.

Agbio executives say gene editing will speed up breeding efforts, according to the Wall Street Journal.

La Trobe University's Jenny Graves has won the $250,000 Prime Minister's Prize for Science, the Guardian reports.

In Cell this week: post-treatment changes to melanoma genome, multi-omics analysis of muscle-invasive bladder cancer, and more.