Australasian Proteomics Society conference, Feb 2010

Registration for the 15th Annual Proteomics Symposium of the Australasian Proteomics Society is now open, click here for more info.  This conference is held at Mantra Erskine Beach Resort, Lorne, Victoria between 4th – 7th February, 2010, and  I will…

Miss Cleavage & the trypsinettes

No this is not the name of a new girl band…. Thank you to Kathryn Lilley for organising the quiz for the BSPR conference dinner.  One of the prizes was for the best team name, and guess what, our table…

BSPR Conference, Hinxton, UK

Another great conference, the British Society of Proteome Research meeting (Multiscale Proteomics: From Cells to Organisms), took place on 14th-16th July.  Although it is a British society, scientists from America (Mike MacCoss, Neil Kelleher, Gary Siuzdak & Brian Searle) took…

ISMB / ECCB 2009, Stockholm, Sweden

It was great to see you all again. I presented a poster with the latest developments for MRMaid (our MRM transition design tool): MRMaid: automating the design of multiple reaction monitoring (MRM) experiments using expert knowledge and MS/MS data-mining Using…

Can you be more specific, please?!

As well as Duncan’s point (see post below), Sherman, Molloy and co-workers, also in Proteomics (vol 9), believe that monitoring the transition of a single precursor to product ion is not specific enough to define a unique peptide anyway.  This…