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Proteogenomic analysis may offer new insight into matching cancer patients with an effective therapy for their particular cancer. A new study identifies three molecular subtypes in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) that could be used to better determine appropriate treatment. The...

January 7, 2021   |   Read More

Activating point mutations in ErbB/Her2 receptor tyrosine kinases have an infamous role in promoting oncogenesis across several different cancers, including breast and lung.  Heterodimer activation of the ErbB2/ErbB3 oncogenic unit induces cancer cell proliferation via PI3K/AKT signaling...

December 14, 2020   |   Read More

In case you missed it, this final article (part 2 of 2) in the Investigator Spotlight Series, developed and written by Dr.

December 8, 2020   |   Read More

Data reported can guide new therapeutic avenues for pediatric patients

A comprehensive “proteogenomic” analysis of the proteins, genes, and RNA transcription involved in pediatric brain tumors has yielded a more complete understanding of these tumors, which are the leading cause of cancer...

December 1, 2020   |   Read More

Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine, the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard and other institutions have applied powerful proteogenomics approaches to better understand the biological complexity of breast cancer.

November 18, 2020   |   Read More

In a recent publication in the journal Clinical Chemistry,  CPTAC investigators from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center described a...

November 18, 2020   |   Read More

Protein glycosylation, the enzymatic process that attaches glycans or sugar molecules to proteins, plays a crucial role in cancer development processes, such as cell-cell adhesion, cell growth, ligand-receptor binding, and tumor metastasis. Aside from phosphorylation, other protein modifications...

November 18, 2020   |   Read More

Almost 18 months ago, CPTAC researchers from theIntegrative Omics Group at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), developed a stream-lined technique to increase the sensitivity of peptide phospho-group identification during mass...

November 18, 2020   |   Read More

In case you missed it, this third article (part 1 of 2) in the Investigator Spotlight Series, developed and written by Dr.

November 18, 2020   |   Read More

Announcing our newest data release for the Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma (LSCC) Discovery study!  Because...

November 18, 2020   |   Read More

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