Targeted sensitive SRM proteomics developed in collaboration between ISB and ETH Zurich has enabled for the first time quantitative proteomic measurements to provide Quantitative Trait Loci (QTL) to be analyzed at the protein level between large sets of genetically diverse populations enabling the determination of natural genetic variation and epistatic interactions between loci affecting protein levels of discrete molecular functions and pathways.
Seattle biomedical pioneer Dr. Leroy Hood, who is currently president of the Institute for Systems Biology, has been selected to receive the National Science Medal. He and other recipients will receive their awards at a White House ceremony early next year. The news came out late Friday, just before many of us headed off for a holiday weekend.
Podcast brought to you by the upcoming Personalized Medicine World Conference taking place in Mountain View, CA, January 28-29. Over 100 speakers in three tracks will discuss how best to navigate the changing landscape of personalized medicine. Guest: Dr. Lee Hood, Founder, Institute for Systems Biology. Podcast part 1 and part 2.
Great Falls Tribune --- Dr. Leroy Hood of the Institute for Systems Biology in Seattle, who sits on the Scientific Advisory Committee at the McLoughlin Research Institute in Great Falls, is one of 12 researchers named by President Barack Obama as one of the recipients of the National Medal of Science award.