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New Proteogenomic Data Release for CPTAC Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma Discovery Study!

Announcing our newest data release for the Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma (LSCC) Discovery study! Because LSCC accounts for about 30% of all lung cancers and has a ~20% 5-year survival rate, it’s imperative that cancer researchers learn more about ...


AutoRT - Using Peptide Retention Time Prediction to Accurately Determine Quality of Peptide Identification

In a recent issue of Nature Communications, Clinical Proteomics Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) researchers from Bing Zhang’s lab at Baylor College of Medicine describe a new bioinformatics software tool developed to evaluate the quality of variant peptide identifications. Using a deep learning ...


The CPTAC Virtual Symposium - Sept 22, 2020

The Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) is pleased to announce its Virtual Scientific Symposium 2020, September 22nd, 2020. This year’s symposium will feature talks by leaders in the field of proteogenomics and will focus on CPTAC’s tumor characterization and translational studies ...


SBIR Proteomics Technologies Funding Announcement: Single-Cell Unbiased Discovery

The NCI’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Development Center has released a program solicitation (PHS 2021-1) which includes a new, Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC)-inspired grant. The announcement calls for the development of high-throughput, single-cell, unbiased ...


In Case You Missed It: CPTAC Investigator Spotlight on David Fenyö and Emily Kawaler

This article is the second in the Investigator Spotlight Series that was the brain child of Dr. Dawn Hayward, a NCI Communications Fellow at OCCPR, highlighting our CPTAC researchers and thier work. In case you missed it the first time, here she features CPTAC scientists Dr. David Fenyö and ...


CPTAC Investigators Establish Protein Level Prediction Model Using Crowdsourcing

Online on July 24th on Cell Systems, Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) researchers shared the results of their first-ever, crowd-sourced NCI-CPTAC DREAM Proteogenomic Challenge. In this community-based, collaborative contest participants developed computational algorithms to ...


Fred Hutch Team Establishes a New CLIA Lab for Running Targeted-MS assays, Including a Novel CLIA-Approved HER2 Test

A major goal for NCI’s Cancer Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) is to translate proteomic technologies into clinical use to improve treatment and diagnosis of cancer. Dr. Amanda Paulovich and team from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (members of the CPTAC Consortium) have ...


Lung Adenocarcinoma (LUAD) Discoveries from two NCI Proteomics Consortia

Two new studies released July 9th, 2020 in Cell unravel the biology of lung adenocarcinoma (LUAD) using a suite of molecular techniques that, combined, provide a more complete picture of the disease than ever before.


OCCPR Webinar: MSFragger

Join Dr. Alexey Nesvizhskii, Professor of Pathology and Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics at University of Michigan, as he speaks on our next OCCPR Webinar about his ultrafast MSFragger software. The webinar will take place on Wednesday, July 15th at 1pm - registration is free, but required ...


In Case You Missed It: CPTAC Investigator Spotlight on Karin Rodland

The Investigator Spotlight Series was the brain child of Dr. Dawn Hayward, an NCI Communications Fellow at OCCPR, to highlight our CPTAC researchers and thier work. In case you missed it the first time, here she features CPTAC scientist Dr. Karin Rodland. Enjoy!


CPTAC At AACR Virtual Meeting II

We are so excited to be a part of the AACR Virtual Meeting II, June 22-24, 2020! Join us for our Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) Educational Session: Resources and Data Dissemination Tuesday June 23rd, 3:00-5:00 p.m.


Proteomics 3 Ways – An Efficient Analysis of Global, Glyco-, and Phospho-Proteomics

In a new study published in Analytical Chemistry, we see another example of ingenuity by NCI’s Office of Cancer Clinical Proteomic Research (OCCPR) Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) scientists. In an effort to optimize analytical output and conserve hard-to-obtain biospecimen ...


Joint Proteomic and Genomic Data Release for Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

108 cases of the NCI’s Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Program (CPTAC) Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Discovery Study have been proteomically and genomically profiled! Each case includes HPV-negative, treatment naive and normal adjacent tissue, and includes proteomic ad phosphoproteomic data ...


50 New AML Pathology Slides on TCIA-CPTAC Pathology Portal

50 new pathology slides from 33 new Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) subjects are now available on the TCIA-CPTAC Pathology Portal. The April 2020 image release brings the total number of AML pathology slides to 120 from 88 subjects, with most of them also having both tumor blood and marrow imaging. 


OCCPR Webinar: LinkedOmics

Scientists from the Clinical Proteomics Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) program developed a powerful tool to explore associations between multiple types of omics datasets. The LinkedOmics software collects genomic, transcriptomic and proteomic datasets from The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) and CPTAC ...


CPTAC Researchers Identify New Features of Ovarian High-Grade Serous Cancer Associated with Patient Survival Rates and Alternative Drug Therapies

In a study published on April 21, in Cell Reports Medicine, researchers with the National Cancer Institutes’ (NCI) Clinical Proteomics Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) take a comprehensive look at the root causes of ovarian high-grade serous carcinoma (HGSC). Through integrated proteomic and genomic ...


150 New Assays on the NCI Assay Portal!

One of the missions of the Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (CPTAC) is to provide proteomic resources to the greater scientific community. So, we have great news to announce! CPTAC has added 150 "fit-for-purpose," multiplexed, mass spectrometry-based proteomic targeted assays to its Assay ...


New Quarterly Release of CPTAC Radiology Imaging Data Available

It’s that time again! CPTAC radiology images have been released on the TCIA CPTAC Pathology Portal! Between conference calls and literature searches, take a look at the 38 new radiology and 8 new pathology images added to Portal – all for free!


OCCPR Webinar: Network Exploration Tool for Cancer Research

Finding novel interactions from comprehensive genomics and proteomics (mass spectrometry generated) is made significantly easier with the help of a visual, interactive guide. Researchers from the Mount Sinai Protogenomic Data Analysis Center (PGDAC) team within the Clinical Proteomics Tumor Analysis ...


The Proteomic Data Commons Is Now Live!

NCI announces the launch of the NCI Proteomic Data Commons (PDC)! The PDC is a next-generation proteomics data repository within NCI’s Cancer Research Data Commons with corresponding genomics and imaging data sets to enable data access, analysis, and sharing for integrative research.


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