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The thermal stability of proteins can be used to assess ligand binding in living cells. We have generalized this concept by determining the thermal profiles of more than 7000 proteins in human cells by means of mass spectrometry. Monitoring the effects of small-molecule ligands on the profiles delineated more than 50 targets for the kinase inhibitor(More)
We extended thermal proteome profiling to detect transmembrane protein-small molecule interactions in cultured human cells. When we assessed the effects of detergents on ATP-binding profiles, we observed shifts in denaturation temperature for ATP-binding transmembrane proteins. We also observed cellular thermal shifts in pervanadate-induced T cell-receptor(More)
Aerial imagery captured via unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) is playing an increasingly important role in disaster response. Unlike satellite imagery, aerial imagery can be captured and processed within hours rather than days. In addition, the spatial resolution of aerial imagery is an order of magnitude higher than the imagery produced by the most(More)
The direct detection of drug-protein interactions in living cells is a major challenge in drug discovery research. Recently, we introduced an approach termed thermal proteome profiling (TPP), which enables the monitoring of changes in protein thermal stability across the proteome using quantitative mass spectrometry. We determined the intracellular thermal(More)
Proteolytic processing of the transmembrane domain of the amyloid precursor protein (APP) is a key component of Alzheimer's disease pathogenesis. Using C-terminally tagged APP derivatives, we have identified by amino-terminal sequencing a novel cleavage site of APP, at Leu-49, distal to the gamma-secretase site. This was termed -cleavage. Brefeldin A(More)
Alzheimer's disease is characterized by neurodegeneration and deposition of betaA4, a peptide that is proteolytically released from the amyloid precursor protein (APP). Missense mutations in the genes coding for APP and for the polytopic membrane proteins presenilin (PS) 1 and PS2 have been linked to familial forms of early-onset Alzheimer's disease.(More)
We devised a high-throughput chemoproteomics method that enabled multiplexed screening of 16,000 compounds against native protein and lipid kinases in cell extracts. Optimization of one chemical series resulted in CZC24832, which is to our knowledge the first selective inhibitor of phosphoinositide 3-kinase γ (PI3Kγ) with efficacy in in vitro and in vivo(More)
Mutations in the presenilin genes PS1 and PS2 cause early-onset Alzheimer's disease by altering gamma-secretase cleavage of the amyloid precursor protein, the last step in the generation of Abeta peptide. Ablation of presenilin (PS) genes, or mutation of two critical aspartates, abolishes gamma-secretase cleavage, suggesting that PS may be the(More)
This document demonstrates how to analyze TPP-TR (temperature range) experiments by the NPARC approach. NPARC is a recent extension to the TPP package. It offers a novel methodology to model the temperature dependent melting behavior of each protein, and to detect significant changes in this behaviour due to changes in experimental conditions like drug(More)
Chemoproteomics-based competition-binding assays allow the screening of compounds against endogenous proteins in cell or tissue extracts, but these assays are hampered by low throughput and high cost. Using compound pools rather than single compounds in a screening campaign holds the promise of increased efficiency and substantial cost reduction. Previous(More)