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This section covers all aspects of high-throughput proteomics, experimental and analytical approaches to proteome analysis, mass spectrometry, and also metabolomics.

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  1. Content type: Research article

    Bacterial invasive infection and host immune response is fundamental to the understanding of pathogen pathogenesis and the discovery of effective therapeutic drugs. However, there are very few experimental stu...

    Authors: Suyu Mei, Erik K. Flemington and Kun Zhang

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:505

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  2. Content type: Methodology article

    Apoptosis is associated with some human diseases, including cancer, autoimmune disease, neurodegenerative disease and ischemic damage, etc. Apoptosis proteins subcellular localization information is very impor...

    Authors: Bin Yu, Shan Li, Wenying Qiu, Minghui Wang, Junwei Du, Yusen Zhang and Xing Chen

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:478

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    Eukaryotic cells contain a huge variety of internally specialized subcellular compartments. Stoichiogenomics aims to reveal patterns of elements usage in biological macromolecules. However, the stoichiogenomic...

    Authors: Yu-Juan Zhang, Chengxu Zhu, Yiran Ding, Zheng-Wen Yan, Gong-Hua Li, Yang Lan, Jian-Fan Wen and Bin Chen

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:469

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Genome wide association studies (GWAS) have helped identify large numbers of genetic loci that significantly associate with increased risk of developing diseases. However, translating genetic knowledge into un...

    Authors: Raffaele Ferrari, Demis A. Kia, James E. Tomkins, John Hardy, Nicholas W. Wood, Ruth C. Lovering, Patrick A. Lewis and Claudia Manzoni

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:452

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  5. Content type: Research article

    Coexistence and transition of diverse sex determination strategies have been revealed in some ectothermic species, but the variation between males caused by different sex determination strategies and the under...

    Authors: Yao-Jun Zhu, Xi-Yin Li, Jun Zhang, Zhi Li, Miao Ding, Xiao-Juan Zhang, Li Zhou and Jian-Fang Gui

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:437

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  6. Content type: Research article

    Rapid evolution of phosphorylation sites could provide raw materials of natural selection to fit the environment by rewiring the regulation of signal pathways. However, a large part of phosphorylation sites wa...

    Authors: Benpeng Miao, Qingyu Xiao, Weiran Chen, Yixue Li and Zhen Wang

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:431

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    Azadirachtin, one of the most promising botanical insecticides, has been widely used for pest control. Azadirachtin induces apoptosis in insect cell lines, including Sf9, SL-1 and BTI-Tn-5B1–4. Mitochondrial a...

    Authors: Benshui Shu, Jianwen Jia, Jingjing Zhang, Veeran Sethuraman, Xin Yi and Guohua Zhong

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:413

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    In avian species, liver is the main site of de novo lipogenesis, and hepatic lipid metabolism relates closely to adipose fat deposition. Using our fat and lean chicken lines of striking differences in abdomina...

    Authors: Wei Na, Yuan-Yuan Wu, Peng-Fei Gong, Chun-Yan Wu, Bo-Han Cheng, Yu-Xiang Wang, Ning Wang, Zhi-Qiang Du and Hui Li

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:384

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  9. Content type: Research article

    Scallops possess striated and catch adductor muscles, which have different structure and contractile properties. The striated muscle contracts very quickly for swimming, whereas the smooth catch muscle can kee...

    Authors: Xiujun Sun, Zhihong Liu, Biao Wu, Liqing Zhou, Qi Wang, Wei Wu and Aiguo Yang

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:377

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  10. Content type: Research article

    Midgut invasion, a major bottleneck for malaria parasites transmission is considered as a potential target for vector-parasite interaction studies. New intervention strategies are required to explore the midgu...

    Authors: Sonam Vijay, Ritu Rawal, Kavita Kadian, Jagbir Singh, Tridibesh Adak and Arun Sharma

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:337

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  11. Content type: Research article

    Spike architecture mutants in tetraploid wheat (Triticum turgidum L., 2n = 28, AABB) have a distinct morphology, with parts of the rachis node producing lateral meristems that develop into ramified spikelete (RSs...

    Authors: Shulin Chen, Juan Chen, Fu Hou, Yigao Feng and Ruiqi Zhang

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:228

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    Protein lysine malonylation, a newly discovered post-translational modification (PTM), plays an important role in diverse metabolic processes in both eukaryotes and prokaryotes. Common wheat is a major global ...

    Authors: Jiabin Liu, Guangyuan Wang, Qi Lin, Wenxing Liang, Zhiqiang Gao, Ping Mu, Guiquan Li and Limin Song

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:209

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    Atlantic salmon production in Tasmania (Southern Australia) occurs near the upper limits of the species thermal tolerance. Summer water temperatures can average over 19 °C over several weeks and have negative eff...

    Authors: Waldo G. Nuez-Ortín, Chris G. Carter, Peter D. Nichols, Ira R. Cooke and Richard Wilson

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:133

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  14. Content type: Research article

    The growth of Inner Mongolian Cashmere goat skin hair follicle exhibits a periodic growth pattern. The hair growth cycle is distinguished as telogen, anagen, and catagen stages. The role of vimentin in the gro...

    Authors: Nai Rile, Zhihong Liu, Lixia Gao, Jingkai Qi, Meng Zhao, Yuchun Xie, Rui Su, Yanjun Zhang, Ruijun Wang, Jie Li, Hongmei Xiao and Jinquan Li

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:38

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  15. Content type: Research article

    Chicken embryos are widely used as a model for studies of obesity; however, no detailed information is available about the dynamic changes of proteins during the regulation of adipose biology and metabolism. T...

    Authors: Mengling Peng, Shengnan Li, Qianian He, Jinlong Zhao, Longlong Li and Haitian Ma

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2018 19:29

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    Skin and its mucus are known to be the first barrier of defence against any external stressors. In fish, skin wounds frequently appear as a result of intensive culture and also some diseases have skin ulcers a...

    Authors: Héctor Cordero, Monica F. Brinchmann, Alberto Cuesta and María A. Esteban

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18:939

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  17. Content type: Research article

    Lactation is extremely important for dairy cows; however, the understanding of the underlying metabolic mechanisms is very limited. This study was conducted to investigate the inherent metabolic patterns durin...

    Authors: Hui-Zeng Sun, Kai Shi, Xue-Hui Wu, Ming-Yuan Xue, Zi-Hai Wei, Jian-Xin Liu and Hong-Yun Liu

    Citation: BMC Genomics 2017 18:936

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