News Articles


Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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This month is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a global effort to promote awareness and support education and research about breast cancer...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


The history of the microscope

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The advances in histology and cytology, and biology as a whole, wouldn't have been possible without the invention of the microscope. To enlarge objects multiple times, and to be able to study these objects much more closely has contributed a great deal to science, if not the most...Read more


Cell Image of the Month - DIABLO

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A bit more than two decades ago, the first Diablo game was released to the world. A game about a lone hero tasked with bringing down Diablo, one of the lords of Hell. This month we highlight a namesake to this hellish lord of terror, the protein DIABLO...Read more


Upcoming Events


Festival of Genomics

January 23, 2019 - January 24, 2019

Dr. Cecilia Lindskog, Director Tissue Atlas, will give a presentation on "The Human Protein Atlas - Mapping Through Transcriptomics and Proteomics" at the Festival of Genomics held at the Business Design Centre in London. The talk is at 13:00 on Thursday, January 24.
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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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