A Collaborative Approach to Developing Proteomics Data Standards
Poster Oct 24, 2005
Kevin Jones, James DeGreef, Kent Laursen, Rob Milne, Chris Taylor, Angel Pizarro, Ruedi Aebersold, Peter Hussey, Mark Igra, Andy Jones and Erik Nilsson
This poster provides an overview of the data standards work initiated between several parties, our current work, and the plans towards showcasing an example of a set of proteomics data standards at work in a large scale clinical proteomics setting, in a biomarker discovery context.
Despite the developments in conventional PCR, the complexity of multiplex Real Time PCR is still limited due to the lack of sufficient detection channels. To achieve high-end multiplexing capacity on standard Real Time PCR machines, Anapa Biotech has developed the MeltPlex® technology (see box on right).READ MORE
Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified more than 100 genetic loci associated with type 2 diabetes. The majority of these are located in the intergenic or intragenic regions suggesting that the implicated variants may alter chromatin conformation. This, in turn, is likely to influence the expression of nearby or more remotely located genes to alter beta cell function. At present, however, detailed molecular and functional analyses are still lacking for most of these variants. We recently analysed one of these loci and mapped five causal variants in an islet-specific enhancer cluster within the STARD10 gene locus. Here, we aimed to understand how these causal variants influence b-cell function by alteration of the chromatin structure of enhancer clusterREAD MORE
2nd International Conference on Pharmaceutical Research & Innovations in Pharma Industry
May 30 - May 31, 2019