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From the laboratory of Dr. Sixue Chen at the University of Florida        


2010 ICORE Teachers "Omics" Workshop

(July 14 -15, 2010 in HHMI Lab., ICBR Proteomics Lab., and Polfer Lab)

Sponsored by the National Science Foundation and the UF CPET program



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ICORE 2010 Participants pictured in the Genetics Institute lobby


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Hands proteomics lab

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Demonstration of protein sample preparation (by Dr. Yan He)

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Demonstration of protein separation using gel electrophoresis (by Dr. Chen)


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Dr. Mary Jo Koroly (CPET), Dr. Nick Polfer (Chemistry), Ms. Julie Bokor (CPET),

and Dr. Sixue Chen (Biology) (from left to right)


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Jennifer Parker, a PMCB graduate student from Chen lab works with a teacher

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Yan He, graduated from Chen lab works with the teachers


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Mengmeng Zhu, a biology graduate student from Chen lab works with teachers

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Mengmeng Zhu starts the gel electrophoresis to separate proteins from peanut leaves


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It is COOL to be in the ICORE lab at UF

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Dr. Chen demonstrates peptide mass fingerprinting technology for protein identification


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Dr. Chen shows how MALDI-TOF mass spectrometer works

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Teachers doing sample preparation of MALDI-TOF peptide fingerprinting



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A teacher firing the laser to acquire protein fingerprint


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Being a biosleuth using fingerprinting is fun


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Dr. Nick Polfer working with the teachers


Loading protein samples onto SDS gels


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Inspecting MALDI-TOF peptide fingerprints

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A teacher firing the laser to acquire protein fingerprint


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Dr. Cecilia Silva-Sanchez, a postdoctoral associate demonstrates MS/MS sequencing

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Automatic acquisition of MS/MS spectra of peptides



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MS/MS sequencing of peptides is COOL


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MS/MS sequencing of peptides is an amazing technology


For more pictures, please click here: http://www.cpet.ufl.edu/ICORE/ICORE2010/PhotoGallery.html

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