protein-protein interactions A-Alpha Bio Raises $20M in Series A Financing The startup said it has partnered with Twist Biopharma and Lumen Bioscience to use its yeast-based protein-protein interaction method in drug discovery. PROPER-Seq Uses NGS to ID Undiscovered Protein-Protein Interactions Premium The method, which can scan for interactions across a cell's entire proteome, is drawing interest from entities looking to both use and commercialize it. SARS-CoV-2 Protein Interaction Study Reveals Key Proliferation Pathways, Possible Drug Targets Premium The study compared SARS-CoV-2 to SARS-CoV-1 and MERS to find viral commonalities, and combined the analyses with real-world clinical data to suggest treatments. This Week in Science: Nov 18, 2016 In Science this week: approach for tweaking photosynthesis, and more. Three Newly Identified Mitochondrial Proteins May Play Role in Disease The two studies were part of larger project aimed at building a complete map of mitochondrial function and associated proteins. Oct 8, 2015 Researchers Develop Molecular Toolkit to Observe BRCA1 Proteins Jul 16, 2015 Researchers Develop New Protein-Protein Interaction Network to Explore Human Interactome Jul 2, 2015 Georgia Tech Team Develops Computational Tool to ID Biologically Significant Protein Hotspots Premium Jun 13, 2014 Interactome Analysis Uncovers Tissue-specific Roles of Disease-causing Genes May 12, 2014 Sygnis Licenses Protein-Protein Interaction Analysis Technology to Systasy Aug 12, 2013 Exome Sequencing Study Uncovers Mutations in Nine Genes Linked to Childhood Epilepsy Feb 12, 2013 Sigma-Aldrich to Distribute Olink Products Nov 1, 2012 OGI Provides U of Toronto with $100K for Protein Interaction Tech Development Apr 25, 2012 NHGRI Awards $10.5M for New ENCODE Studies Apr 14, 2011 Norton Scientific Signs Prisma as Distributor Dec 7, 2010 Case Western Med School Receives $6.4M in NIH Funding Oct 5, 2010 Evotec Inks Drug Discovery Deal with Shionogi Feb 17, 2010 Babraham to Use $500K Grant to Pay for Biacore System Dec 11, 2009 Scientists Near Compromise in Debate over Quality of Curated Protein-Protein Interaction DBs Premium Feb 24, 2009 Hybrigenics Gets $510M to Screen Protein Interaction Inhibitors Breaking News Analysis Finds Sibling Cascade Testing Could Be Cost Effective in Pediatric Cancer Armonica Technologies Closes $2M Series B Financing Round Top Five Articles on GenomeWeb Last Week: SARS-CoV-2 PCR Tests; California Cancer Testing Law; More In Brief This Week: The Jackson Laboratory, CareDx, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, and More People in the News: New Appointments at Grail, Foundation Medicine, Personalis, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: NanoString, Sophia Genetics, EliTech, Lybe Scientific, More The Scan J&J Booster Support A US Food and Drug Administration advisory panel has voted to support a booster dose of Johnson & Johnson's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, according to the Los Angeles Times. To Keep the Cases Moving The president of the UK Royal College of Pathologists tells the Financial Times that more investment is needed to tackle a backlog of cases. NAS Expels Archaeologist Science reports Luis Jaime Castillo Butters' expulsion is the first of an international member from the US National Academy of Sciences. PLOS Papers on Angelman Syndrome-Like Cases, Salmonella Paratyphi A, SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil In PLOS this week: exome sequencing analysis of Angelman syndrome-like cases, genetic epidemiology of Salmonella Paratyphi A, and more.