Stories with the tag: Proteomics
A new $18 million study seeks to provide a detailed molecular understanding of how humans respond to Flu, Ebola and West Nile Viruses. The study's goal is to design and develop new drugs to thwart infection.
Release Date: 6/6/2013
With the full name Salmonella enterica enterica, serovar Typhimurium, these colonies of bacteria throw a switch in stressful growing conditions.
Release Date: 5/27/2013
Scientists at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have found that their mass spectrometry-based technique, called PRISM, performed as accurately as standard clinical tests known as ELISAs. The technique should be able to speed up development of protein-specific diagnostic tests and treatment.
Release Date: 9/3/2012
Black women make up a larger percentage of the Army than they do the general population, and are more likely to be diagnosed with hard-to-treat breast cancer than their fellow white soldiers.
Release Date: 5/16/2012
The sugar O-GlcNAc is involved in regulating how proteins within nerve cells such as this one function. A new study expands the number of proteins subject to this regulation.
Release Date: 4/16/2012
A PNNL biosensor made of fluorescent proteins embedded in the shell of microscopic marine algae called diatoms could help detect chemicals in water samples. The same research could also lead to new, diatom-inspired nanomaterials.
Release Date: 3/22/2012
PNNL researchers are exploring how proteins and biomarkers could help diagnose breast cancer earlier.
Release Date: 10/28/2011
A panel of blood biomarkers might potentially identify breast cancer subtypes and weed out false positives in early screening.
Release Date: 10/24/2011
Proteins unique to chronic fatigue syndrome and post lyme disease syndrome that have been found in patients might lead to a better understanding of the illnesses.
Release Date: 2/24/2011
Monkeypox is as bad for monkeys as smallpox is for people. That makes monkeypox infection a good way to improve our understanding of smallpox.
Release Date: 10/27/2010