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blackbootz  ·  1673 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Share a picture of your workspace

That's amazing sounding technology. It's incredible to me that proteomics as a term was only coined in 1997 and now it's a huge scientific field of endeavor. I guess that's true of a few things.

So, what's the importance of sequencing protein fragments? By fragments, do you mean... amino acids? What's the big picture of this kid of work?