News Articles


The Fertilizing Fallopian Tubes

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The fallopian tube mucosal layer is a simple columnar epithelium composed of secretory and ciliated epithelial cells, in order to provide the necessary environment for fertilization of the egg cell...Read more


Integration of transcriptomics and antibody-based proteomics for exploration of proteins

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Approximately 11% of the human proteins are defined as missing proteins. These proteins lack experimental data on the protein level. In an investigation led by Sjöstedt et al, an integrated omics approach was applied to explore and identify missing proteins...Read more


TH, DBH and PNMT play pivotal roles in catecholamine production in the adrenal medulla

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Located on top of the kidneys like two tiny caps, the adrenal glands play a fundamental role in the endocrine system. We have previously described the human adrenal gland proteome and now it is time to shed light on proteins specific for the medullary compartment of the adrenal gland. These proteins are essential for the synthesis of two major stress coping hormones - adrenaline and noradrenaline...Read more


Immunohistochemistry in lung cancer diagnostics and research

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Previous news articles featured the history and technology behind two powerful tools for visualizing proteins in tissues: immunohistochemistry and microscopy. These tools are applied to investigate and answer a wide range of questions, both in healthcare and research. This article focuses on two applications related to lung cancer: diagnostics in clinical pathology and discovery of genes associated with prognosis...Read more


Immunohistochemistry - an invaluable tool for research and healthcare

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Immunohistochemistry was first described by Coons et al. in the beginning of the 1940s, where the authors used fluorescein-labeled antibodies to visualize bacterial antigens in infected tissues. Today, IHC plays a pivotal role in diagnostics and serves as an essential tool in research...Read more


Upcoming Events


Single Cells: Technology to Biology

February 24, 2019 - February 26, 2019

Dr. Emma Lundberg, will give a presentation on "Dissecting spatiotemporal variations of the human proteome" at the Cell Symposium "Single Cells: Technology to Biology" held at the A* STAR Genome Institute of Singapore. She will present on Monday February 25, at 16:15.
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9th Alpbach Workshop on Affinity Proteomics

March 11, 2019 - March 13, 2019

The 9th Alpbach workshop will take place in the state-of-the-art Congress Centre in Alpbach/Austria.