Scientists from the Colorado School of Mines have proposed a method to complement mass spec-based protein profiling.
While much attention has focused on triple quads, MALDI-TOFs offer advantages in simplicity and throughput that could help them make clinical inroads.
The UK firm is using MALDI-TOF mass spec technology to develop the test as a screening tool for the disorder as early as eight weeks into a pregnancy.
Researchers from the Public Health Agency of Sweden have developed an approach for typing Clostridium difficile isolates based on their patterns of high-molecular weight proteins.
MALDI mass spectrometry continues to make inroads into the microbiology market, with a growing number of researchers and clinicians adopting the technology for microbe identification.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Ezose Sciences today said that it has signed an agreement to collaborate with Kyowa Hakko Kirin on glycomics studies using Ezose's GlycanMap platform.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bruker today announced it has licensed intellectual property from the Erasmus Medical Center for the rapid testing of beta-lactamase activity using MALDI-TOF technology.
By Adam Bonislawski
Glycomics firm Ezose Biosciences said this week it has inked a collaboration agreement with Merck for biomarker discovery research in diabetes.
By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bruker and Chungnam National University in South Korea announced today a collaboration to develop MALDI-TOF-based methodologies for the analysis of glycans.
The United Nations is to consider a ban on field testing gene drives at a meeting being held next week, Technology Review reports.
The Associated Press reports that gene-edited food may soon be for sale.
The US Department of Health and Human Services is beginning a series of meetings on human fetal tissue research, Stat News reports.
In Cell this week: epigenetic change linked to glioblastomas, rare and low-frequency variants contributing to multiple sclerosis risk, and more.