News Articles

Screening for proteins associated to area-based mammographic breast density


Mammographic breast density is one of the strongest risk factors for breast cancer, but molecular understanding of how breast density relates to cancer risk is less complete. Studies of proteins in blood plasma, possibly associated with mammographic density, are well-suited as these allow large-scale analyses and might shed light on the association between breast cancer and breast density...Read more

Wellness Profiling program presented at the EMBL organised symposium - From Single to Multi-omics


At the EMBO|EMBL symposia "From Single to Multi-omics: Applications and Challenges in Data Integration" in Heidelberg, Germany, on November 13, Dr Linn Fagerberg presents the talk entitled "Integrative omics profiling within the Swedish SCAPIS SciLifeLab (S3) Wellness Profiling program". The talk focuses on the integration of data retrieved from the analysis of biological samples collected within the SCAPIS project using different technological platforms. On the same day, Dr Fredrik Edfors participates in the poster session with a poster entitled "Gene specific correlation between protein and RNA"...Read more

Proteomic analysis of cell cycle progression reveal mitotic substages


Distinct mitotic substages have been identified during cell cycle progression. The different subphases are characterised by variation in protein abundance and degree of phosphorylation...Read more

Proteomics methods promote understanding autoimmunity in neurodegenerative disorders


Multiplex proteomics methods enable researchers to identify and characterize the antibodies produced in the human body. Characterization of the auto-antibody repertoire and changes in the targeted antigens in relation to diseased states can provide new venues to understand pathology of diseased states...Read more

Human Protein Atlas presentations at the 16th HUPO World Congress


Next week on the 17th to 21th of September, the human proteome organization (HUPO), is hosting the 16th HUPO World Congress in Dublin, Ireland. Several Human Protein Atlas-associated researchers will attend the meeting and represent the project in various sessions, including plenary and invited lectures, oral presentations and poster sessions.

HUPO is an international scientific organization representing and promoting proteomics through international cooperation and collaborations by fostering the development of new technologies, techniques and training...Read more

Upcoming Events

Course in antibody based technologies at Scilifelab April

April 10, 2018 - April 11, 2018

The Cell Profiling Facility at Scilifelab is organizing a two day course entitled "Antibody based technologies".

Cell Culture Engineering XVI

May 6, 2018 - May 11, 2018

Cell Culture Engineering conferences are held bi-annually. On May 6th Prof. Mathias Uhlen will open the conference with a keynote lecture on "The Human Protein Atlas - Implications for Human Biology, Drug Development and Precision Medicine". Preliminary programme