Special Issue "CZE/LC-MS-based Proteomics"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 October 2018
Dr. Zhenbin Zhang
Department of chemistry and biochemistry, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556-5670, USA
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Interests: study of proteome using liquid chromatogray (LC) and capillary zone electrophoresis-mass spectrometry (CZE-MS); developing microreactors and novel sample preparation methods for proteomics; single cell proteomics
Mass spectrometry (MS)-based proteomics has established itself as an indispensable technology to interpret the information encoded in genomes. Its plays a critical role in molecular and cellular biology, as well as systems biology, due to its ability to identify and, increasingly, precisely quantifying thousands of proteins from complex samples. Although it has achieved tremendous recent success, MS-based proteomics still faces various technical challenges. The Special Issue of Molecules, entitled “Capillary Zone Electrophoresis/Liquid Chromatography(CZE/LC)-MS-Based Proteomics”, welcomes original papers and comprehensive reviews focused on, but not limited, to the improvement of techniques related to CZE/LC-MS-based proteomics, such as novel methods for sample preparation, novel separation techniques, advancements in mass spectrometers, improved methods (software) for data acquisition and analyses, and the applications of MS-based proteomics techniques, such as the study of post-translational modifications (PTMs, e.g., phosphoproteomics, glycoproteomics, etc.) or protein–protein interactions, clinical diagnoses, host cell protein analyses, as well as single-cell proteomics. Please refer to the list of keywords for further topics.
Dr. Zhenbin Zhang
Manuscript Submission Information
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- Bottom up proteomics
- Top down proteomics
- Sample preparation
- Post-translational modifications (e.g., phosphoproteomics, glycoproteomics, etc.)
- Protein-protein interactions
- Clinical diagnosis
- Single cell proteomics
- Data analysis tools for proteomics