Bessant Lab

News and Resources from the Bessant Bioinformatics Lab at QMUL


April 2013

mzQuantML data standard published

The mzQuantML standard format for representing the results of quantitative proteomics experiments has been published in Molecular and Cellular Proteomics. This HUPO-PSI initiative should make it easier to exchange quantitative proteomics data between groups, between software, and should ultimately increase the quantity of publicly available quantitative proteomics data.

We contributed to this effort by testing and refining the standard as we built support for it into our x-Tracker tool, and are participating in theĀ developmentĀ of the mzq-lib library of software designed to simplify mzQuantML uptake in the field.

mzQuantML paper at MCP

A detailed insight into mzQuantML


New web site

Welcome to our new web site, created to coincide with our recent move to Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

The aim of this site is to provide news from the lab, information on current research projects and links to freely available software and resources that we have produced.

The site is still being populated, so please accept our apologies while pages are missing or empty!

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