proteomics Proteomics Protai Raises $8M to Build Proteomics, AI-Based Drug Discovery Platform The Israeli startup expects the funding to support development of drug discovery programs and partnerships with pharma researchers. Decode Genetics Plasma Proteome Study Improves Understanding of Disease Pathogenesis In a cohort of almost 36,000 Icelanders, the researchers found more than 18,000 associations between sequence variants and plasma protein levels. Multiomic Study Identifies Drivers of Severe COVID-19 in Patients Under 50 Without Comorbidities Researchers profiled genomic, transcriptomic, proteomic, and other features in COVID-19 patients under 50 years, identifying shifts linked to critical cases. Alamar Biosciences Raises $80M in Series B Round The funding will help speed development of the company's high-throughput, sensitive protein detection assays. Lung Cancer Features, Treatment Clues Emerge From 'Omic Analysis of Difficult-to-Treat Subtype With genomic, proteomic, transcriptomic, and other molecular data, investigators defined subtypes of lung squamous cell carcinoma and potential treatment targets or biomarkers. Jul 22, 2021 Study Uncovers Microbiome, Metabolic Features Tied to IBD Treatment Response Jun 24, 2021 Indivumed Launches Bioinformatics Platform, Expands Cancer Drug Discovery Efforts Premium Jun 22, 2021 Leidos Wins CDC Bioinformatics Contract Worth up to $13M May 7, 2021 Breast Cancer Immunotherapy Response Markers Emerge From Single-Cell Sequencing Study May 5, 2021 Maternal Blood Proteomic, Metabolomic Changes Could Predict Onset of Labor Apr 12, 2021 Proteomic Study of SARS-CoV-2, SARS-CoV Infections Points to Potential Drug Targets Feb 24, 2021 Proteogenomic Study Expands Catalog of Cell Cycle Players Feb 19, 2021 Startup GATC Health Builds Predictive Multiomics Technology for Research, Patient Care Premium Feb 11, 2021 Glioblastoma Omics Study Highlights Informative Tumor Features, Immune Subtypes Jan 27, 2021 Proteomic Analysis of Ancient Teeth Points to Dairy Consumption in Africa Thousands of Years Ago Jan 27, 2021 GATC Health, Liquid Biosciences Partner to Provide Multiomic Biomarker Discovery Jan 19, 2021 OncoHost Raises $8 Million in Series B Funding Round Nov 25, 2020 Pediatric Brain Tumor Proteomics Highlight Possible Treatment Targets, Biomarkers Nov 6, 2020 Large-Scale Cancer Proteomics Study Provides Insights on Drug Resistance, Effective Therapy Combos Oct 16, 2020 SARS-CoV-2 Protein Interaction Study Reveals Key Proliferation Pathways, Possible Drug Targets Premium Oct 9, 2020 Unique COVID-19 Phenotype Emerges Through Multi-Omic Patient Analysis Sep 29, 2020 Genosity, Olink Proteomics Ink Strategic Collaboration Sep 14, 2020 Thermo Fisher Scientific, AstraZeneca, U of Nebraska Partner for Protein Biomarker Discovery Sep 4, 2020 Integrated Proteomic Study Leads to Metastasis, Response Clues in Chinese Colorectal Cancer Cases Jul 9, 2020 Integrated Proteomic Papers Define Lung Cancer Features Across Populations, Smoking Histories Load More Breaking News In Ongoing False Advertising Suit, Judge Allows Natera Counterclaims Against Guardant Health Centogene Strikes Rare Disease Target Discovery Deal With Insilico Medicine Dilated Cardiomyopathy Gene Mutations Point to Possible Therapeutic Strategy Ginkgo Bioworks Acquires Massachusetts COVID-19 Testing Firm Mainz Biomed Taps DCN Dx to Aid European Study of Enhanced ColoAlert Assay Parse Biosciences Partners With Research Instruments for Southeast Asia Distribution The Scan Transplant Tests Edited Pig Kidneys The Associated Press reports a University of Alabama-Birmingham team transplanted genetically modified pig kidneys into a brain-dead human patient. UK Changes Some Gene-Edited Crop Rules A new law may enable gene-edited crops to be sold in the UK within about five years, New Scientist says. Pill Works Against Omicron in Lab Pfizer's antiviral pill to treat SARS-CoV-2 appears to work against the Omicron variant, the Wall Street Journal reports. Nature Papers Find Genetic Risk Factor for Smell, Taste Loss in COVID-19; Analyze TB Granulomas In Nature this week: genome-wide association study find locus linked to the risk COVID-19 patients losing their sense of taste or smell, and more.