• Call for Nominations
  • Monterey 2019
  • Early Career Award
  • Image from Whistler 2017
  • Nomination Calls

Research and News From Members

Process Diagram

Ra Pharmaceuticals

Ra Pharmaceuticals, Inc., has announced that it has received a development milestone payment under its collaboration agreement with Merck, known as MSD outside the US and Canada. The milestone payment is associated with the companies' collaboration...

Scientific Diagram

Consecutive βAmino Acids

Due to their unique characteristics, which are not shared by canonical α-peptides, peptides that contain stretches of consecutive β-amino acids are attractive scaffolds for novel peptide drugs and nanomaterials...

Scientific Figure

Cell Permeability

Macrocyclic peptides are capable of binding to flat protein surfaces such as the interfaces of protein-protein interactions with antibody-like affinity and specificity, but generally lack cell permeability...

Scientific Diagram

Foldamer Backbone Variation

What is the best spatial arrangement of a pair of reactive groups for bifunctional catalysis of a chemical transformation? The conformational versatility of proteins allows reactive group geometry...


Rapid Screening

Most native producers of ribosomally synthesized and post-translationally modified peptides, RiPPs, utilize N-terminal leader peptides to avoid potential cytotoxicity of mature products to...


Directed Evolution

Allosteric enzymes contain a wealth of catalytic diversity that remains distinctly underutilized for biocatalysis. Tryptophan synthase is a model allosteric system and a valuable enzyme...

Website Sponsor

Our Journal

Current Issue

The aim of Peptide Science is to publish significant original research papers and up-to-date reviews covering the entire field of peptide research. Peptide Science provides a forum for papers covering all aspects of peptide synthesis, materials, structure and bioactivity, including the use of peptides in exploring protein functions and protein-protein interactions.

Connect to APS on Social Media

Stay connected with us on Facebook and Twitter.  It's a great way to find out about upcoming events, APS announcements, and more.  Scroll down to find links for our Facebook and Twitter pages. We would love for you to follow us; it's only a click away!