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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

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

November 18, 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

This article is the second in the Investigator Spotlight Series that was the brain child of Dr. Dawn Hayward, a NCI Communications Fellow at OCCPR, highlighting our CPTAC researchers and thier work.  In case you missed it the first time, here she features CPTAC scientists Dr. David Fenyö and...

November 18, 2020   |   Read More

NCI announces the launch of theNCI Proteomic Data Commons (PDC)!

March 23, 2020   |   Read More

New histopathology slides available from CPTAC lung squamous cell carcinoma, lung adenocarcinoma and glioblastoma multiforme studies. 149 images from 28 new cases added in the month of February 2020 are publicly available on the...

March 17, 2020   |   Read More

Protein ubiquitylation is best known for its role in degradation, leading molecules to the cell’s recycle bin, but it also has roles in cellular processing and protein interactions.  Unfortunately, research using proteomic techniques have been limited due to experimental and technical...

March 10, 2020   |   Read More

The Cancer Imaging Archive (TCIA) houses radiology and histopathology data for the CPTAC Program.  There are over 1500 cases and with more than 6000 images…and counting…of 10 cancer types freely available for the public to view.  Each case has...

March 4, 2020   |   Read More

After 12 million measurements, new drug targets emerge

February 13, 2020   |   Read More

The addition of 367 new pathology slides and 51 new pathology subjects for lung squamous cell carcinoma is now available on the TCIA CPTAC Pathology Portal.  Also available is more imaging data is...

January 29, 2020   |   Read More

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