August 2018
2018 HUPO Council Elections
The slate of candidates for the HUPO 2018 council elections is now available. Votes will be conducted online starting on September 5, 2018. Detailed voting instructions will be emailed to all active HUPO members prior to the election opening date. Click here to see the slate of candidates...
Call for Executive Committee Nominations
Active members of HUPO and scientists from the public or private sector with professional experience in the educational, research, or commercial activities related to the purposes of HUPO are invited to participate in the 2018 Executive Committee (EC) elections. EC positions are elected by council vote at the HUPO World Congress in Orlando, Florida, for a two-year term, commencing January 2019. More details and application instructions here...
HUPO 2017 Interview Series: Perspectives in Proteomics
In 2017, eleven experts were interviewed in a series of videos titled Perspectives in Proteomics. Click on the videos below to watch the interviews released this month with Prof. Stephen Pennington and Prof. Christoph Borchers. To watch more interview videos visit the HUPO website here...
Prof. Stephen Pennington
Prof. Christoph Borchers
HUPO 2018: September 30 - October 04
Early-bird Registration Extended!
HUPO 2018 early-bird registration deadline has been extended to August 5, 2018. As a HUPO member you can save up to $150 USD. Join or renew your HUPO membership here...
Poster Abstracts Deadline Extended!
HUPO 2018 late breaking poster submission deadline has been extended to August 17, 2018. Submit your work here...
Gala Event - The Grand Luau
Prepare your brightest luau outfits! On Tuesday, October 2 there will be a Polynesian-themed evening of food and entertainment at the Royal Pacific Hotel, The Grand Luau. The theme ties in nicely to the Royal Pacific Hotel's background story of a young serviceman stranded on a remote Polynesian island. Tickets required. Purchase via online registration. If you have already registered, simply return to online registration and select 'Not registering for conference with this order.'
HUPO 2018 Congress Program
Have you seen the list of plenary sessions on the congress program?
Plenary Speakers Spotlight
Beth Anderson,
Arkitek Scientific
Art and Science
Co-founder Beth Anderson helps others better understand the dizzying array of new inventions and discoveries the fields of science & technology. Biotech and pharmaceutical companies, science media and publishers, and higher education institutions select and partner with Arkitek Scientific to create compelling content that advances the understanding of the world around us. 
Beth Anderson's plenary talk will be featured in the Sunday evening opening session on September 30.
Women's Health
Professor Leslie Leinwand studies the genetics and molecular physiology of inherited diseases of the heart and how gender and diet modify the heart. The study of these diseases has required multidisciplinary approaches, involving molecular biology, mouse genetics, mouse cardiac physiology, and the analysis of human tissues.

Leslie Leinwand's plenary talk will be featured in the Sunday evening opening session on September 30.
Leslie Leinwand
University of Colorado at Boulder
HUPO 2019 - Australia
Mark your calendar! The 18th Human Proteome Organization World Congress will take place in Adelaide, Australia from September 15-18, 2019.
The Human Proteome Project (HPP)
The Human Proteome: 2018 Metrics from the HPP
The HPP annually reports on progress throughout the field in credibly identifying and characterizing the human protein parts list and making proteomics an integral part of multi-omics studies in medicine and the life sciences. neXtProt release 2018-01, the baseline for the 6th annual HPP special issue of the Journal of Proteome Research, contains 17,470 PE1 proteins, 89% of all neXtProt predicted PE1-4 proteins, up from 17,008 in release 2017-01 and 13,975 in release 2012-02. Read on here...
Sample menu for B/D-HPP at Orlando 2018
HUPO 2018 is less than 60 sleeps away. Here is a brief taste of the many Biology/Disease-Human Proteome Project activities on offer during the week, so get ready for the feast! See the menu here...
Report II 19th C-HPP Symposium/Workshop - Spain
The 19th C-HPP Symposium/workshop organized by Fernando J. Corrales, Concha Gil and Young-Ki Paik was held in conjunction with EuPA 2018 Congress with a scientific theme, “Translating Genome into Biological functions”. In this meeting, 13 Chromosome teamspresented their work-in progress on missing protein identification and uPE1 (PE1 proteins of unknown function) characterization. Click here to read on...
The Future of Precision Medicine: Proteomic Analysis by Mass Spectrometry
Dr. Jennifer Van Eyk describes the importance of proteomics on precision medicine. She speaks about the impact that mass spectrometry has on clinical labs, and provides insights into how remote monitoring and molecular phenotyping can influence patient care. Check out the video here...
Affiliated proteomic societies and HUPO members are encouraged to share their events and news for inclusion on the HUPO website, in the monthly HUPOST and via social media channels.

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