proteomics

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proteomics

[‚prōd·ē′äm·iks]
(cell and molecular biology)
The separation, identification, and characterization of the complete set of proteins present in the various cells of an organism.
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A notable current example using proteonomics is the application of surface-enhanced laser desorption/ionization (SELDI) mass spectroscopy of low-molecular-weight plasma peptides to segregate ovarian tumor from nontumor populations (6).
Paradigm shifts are taking place in biomedical research, including the switch from structural genomics to functional genomics and the switch from genomics to proteonomics.
The partnership of EP with dramatic scientific advances in cognitive neuroscience, the Human Genome Project, and proteonomics represent a powerful scientific hegemony in ultimately defining the human condition.