Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Proteomics
Scientific Community
 
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>Resources>Webcasts>This Webcast
  Webcasts

Challenges in the Development of Tissue Biomarkers

Steven Hewitt, Chief, Tissue Array Research Program, National Cancer Institute, Maryland, speaking at Microarray World Congress 2009
Date Posted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Access to this exclusive content is for Technology Networks Premium members only.

Join Technology Networks Premium for free access to:

  • Exclusive articles
  • Presentations from international conferences
  • Over 2,500+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More than 3,700+ scientific videos on LabTube
  • 35 community eNewsletters


Sign In



Forgotten your details? Click Here
If you are not a member you can join here

*Please note: By logging into TechnologyNetworks.com you agree to accept the use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.


Related Content

Near-Atomic Resolution of Protein Structure Holds Promise for Drug Discovery
A new study shows that it is possible to use an imaging technique called cryo-electron microscopy to view the architecture of a metabolic enzyme bound to a drug that blocks its activity.
Friday, May 08, 2015
Expression of Proteins Linked to Poor Outcome in Women with Ovarian Cancer
The study led by NCI scientists may provide targets for the development of novel therapies for ovarian cancer.
Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Antibodies Against Abnormal Glycoproteins Identified as Possible Biomarkers for Cancer Detection
Scientists have found that cancer patients produce antibodies that target abnormal glycoproteins made by their tumors.
Thursday, February 04, 2010
Diet May Protect Against Gene Changes in Smokers
A new study finds that leafy green vegetables, folate, and multivitamins could serve as protective factors against lung cancer in smokers.
Thursday, January 14, 2010
Racial Disparities in Breast Cancer Mortality are not Driven by Estrogen Receptor Status Alone
Researchers find that black women who are diagnosed with breast cancer have a higher probability of dying from the disease than white women.
Wednesday, July 08, 2009
Imaging Technique Allows Researchers to Monitor Protein Changes in Mouse Tumors
The technique monitors the HER2 protein found in above-normal amounts in breast, ovarian, prostate and lung cancers.
Friday, July 03, 2009
Researchers Identify a Novel Mechanism that could be Targeted to Prevent Cancer Spread
Researchers find that function of a specific protein helps control the levels of critical proteins that suppresses the spread of cancer.
Monday, June 29, 2009
Genetic Variant Associated with Resistance to Chemotherapy Drug in Women with Breast Cancer
Findings show how a genetic variant may affect how a person responds to the chemotherapy drug cyclophosphamide.
Wednesday, June 10, 2009
Researchers Identify Biological Markers that may Indicate Poor Breast Cancer Prognosis
Findings show an association between breast cancer survival and two proteins that, when present in the blood in high levels, are indicators of inflammation.
Friday, May 29, 2009
Researchers Discover Potential Functional Role of Genetic Variation in Prostate Cancer Risk
The study uncovered how a small change in the DNA of the gene impacts the biology of prostate cancer risk.
Monday, April 27, 2009
National Cancer Institute's Plan to Accelerate Cancer Research Announced
NCI announces details about funding more development grants and an accelerated cancer genetics program at AACR Annual Meeting 2009.
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
Molecule Provides Clues about How Infection with Human Papillomavirus May Lead to Cancer
Finding shows that HPV contributes to the development of cancer and may lead to the development of treatments HPV infection.
Wednesday, March 04, 2009
Fueled by Major Grant, Scientists to Identify Protein Markers for Cancer
The grants signal the NCI’s strategic shift toward studies aimed at early detection of cancer.
Wednesday, November 01, 2006
Major Cancer Study Aims to Identify Protein Markers for Early-Stage Disease
A team led by Bay Area scientists is one of five nationwide to receive a major grant from the NCI to refine and standardize the technologies for identifying biomarkers in the blood.
Thursday, October 05, 2006
NCI Creates Network of Clinical Proteomic Technology Centers for Cancer Research
Awards totaling $35.5 million over five years will establish a collaborative network of five CPTAC teams.
Thursday, September 28, 2006
Scientific News
Cellular Contamination Pathway for Heavy Elements Identified
Berkeley Lab scientists find that an iron-binding protein can transport actinides into cells.
Lemon Juice and Human Norovirus
Citric acid may prevent the highly contagious norovirus from infecting humans, scientists discovered from the German Cancer Research Center.
Signature of Microbiomes Linked to Schizophrenia
Studying microbiomes in throat may help identify causes and treatments of brain disorder.
Structural Discoveries Could Aid in Better Drug Design
Scientists have uncovered the structural details of how some proteins interact to turn two different signals into a single integrated output.
Protein Found to Play a Key Role in Blocking Pathogen Survival
Calprotectin fends off microbial invaders by limiting access to iron, an important nutrient.
Study Identifies the Off Switch for Biofilm Formation
New discovery could help prevent the formation of infectious bacterial films on hospital equipment.
How DNA ‘Proofreader’ Proteins Pick and Edit Their Reading Material
Researchers from North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have discovered how two important proofreader proteins know where to look for errors during DNA replication and how they work together to signal the body’s repair mechanism.
Protein Found to Control Inflammatory Response
A new Northwestern Medicine study shows that a protein called POP1 prevents severe inflammation and, potentially, diseases caused by excessive inflammatory responses.
X-ray Laser Experiment Could Help in Designing Drugs for Brain Disorders
Scientists found that when two protein structures in the brain join up, they act as an amplifier for a slight increase in calcium concentration, triggering a gunshot-like release of neurotransmitters from one neuron to another.
Team Identifies Structure of Tumor-Suppressing Protein
An international group of researchers led by Carnegie Mellon University physicists Mathias Lösche and Frank Heinrich have established the structure of an important tumor suppressing protein, PTEN.
Scroll Up
Scroll Down
Skyscraper Banner

Skyscraper Banner
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
 
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
2,500+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
3,700+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FREE!