CPTAC Establishes Formal Relationships with Two Academic Institutions in Taiwan
News Aug 18, 2015
These organizations agree to develop international cooperation on using proteomic methods to characterize tumors and compare findings to other diagnostic features including genomic characterization. The motivation for these MOUs is to gain a deeper understanding of cancer at the molecular level, identify targets and pathways of therapeutic intervention, share knowledge and experience in support each other's endeavors in proteogenomics science, and promote the development and adoption of standards in basic and clinical medicine.
Researchers have created a portable and fast-acting test that can distinguish Ebola infections from other fever-causing infectious diseases such as Lassa fever and malaria in around 30 minutes. Although further testing is required, this could be useful during febrile disease outbreaks.READ MORE