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Welcome to The Proteomics Unit

What is P​roteomics?​

Proteomics is the term that describes a multitude of tools and expertise used primarily to profile and identify proteins of interest in any organism at a large scale.

Proteins of interests include biomarkers for certain diseases or physiological/developmental status.  

For example, one could use proteomics to investigate effects of pathogens on organ protein expression levels and patterns.  This information could be used to identify targets/strategies for the improvement of pathogen resistance by Plants and Animals.​

In addition to current 2D PAGE, Imaging, Picking and MALDI-TOF MS Facilities: -   

  •  Multi-purpose Tandem Mass Spectrometry workstation 
  •  Integrated High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) 
  •  Sample handling robotics for high throughput workflow
  •  Mass measurements for various post-translational modifications in specific amino acid residues, including phosphorylation and glycosylation.  
  •  The system also offers MALDI "histoproteome" imaging for in situ profiling of intact proteins in plant and animal tissues.  
  •  Metabolite ID and profiling​
  •  MALDI microbe biotyping


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