Welcome to the Department of Proteomics!
Proteomics is the large-scale study of proteins, particularly their structures and functions. Proteins are vital in living organisms, as they are the main components of the physiological pathways of cells. The term "proteomics" was coined to make an analogy with genomics, the study of the genes. The proteome of an organism is the set of proteins produced by it during its life, and its genome is its set of genes. The proteome of a cell under a particular stimulation is the set of proteins in it. The word "proteome" derives from "proteins" and "genome", since proteins are expressed by the genome.
This topic page is for organizing the development of Proteomics content on Wikiversity.
If you are knowledgeable in any area Proteomics, feel free to improve upon what you see, we would greatly appreciate your contributions.
Learning projects and resources
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Readings and what not
- February 28, 2007 - Department founded!