American Peptide Society

Recent Peptide Research and News

Lariat Peptides

Lariat Peptides

Many lariat peptide natural products exhibit interesting biological activities, and some, such as griselimycin and didemnin B, are membrane permeable...

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Endosomal Escape

Endosomal Escape

Endocytic pathways are practical routes for the intracellular delivery of biomacromolecules. Along with this, effective strategies for endosomal cargo release...

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Oxime Ligation

Oxime Ligation

The current review will focus on the authors’ use of peptide ligation to optimize PPI antagonists directed against several targets...

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Tyr-Lock Peptide

Tyr-Lock Peptide

High-throughput screening for inhibitors of TDP1 activity resulted in the discovery of a new class of knotted cyclic peptides...

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DNA nanotechnology

DNA nanotechnology

DNA nanotechnology is an emerging field that promises fascinating opportunities for the manipulation and imaging of proteins on a cell surface...

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Cyclic Peptide Ligands

Cyclic Peptide Ligands

Herein is identified three cyclic peptide ligands of K-Ras(G12D) using an integrated in vitro translation−mRNA display selection platform...

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Peptidomimetic Uptake

Peptidomimetic Uptake

Researchers in the Arora Lab observed that the cellular uptake of peptides is critically determined by the cell line-specifically, they noted that peptides show better uptake...

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Antimicrobial Synergy

Antimicrobial Synergy

Authors Chelcie Eller and Ron Raines find that human LL-37 and human RNase 1 can act synergistically to kill Gram-negative bacterial cells...

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Social Media Guide

Social Media Guide

An ACS editorial that provides scientists a guide to navigating and using social media to share ideas and enhance connections...

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Save the Date

Save the Date

Please join us for the 27th American Peptide Symposium to be held June 11-16, 2022 in the beautiful mountain town of Whistler, Canada. Note this event was postponed a year due to COVID-19. The meeting program will cover a broad range of peptide-related topics and provides an excellent opportunity to network with scientists from around the world.

New APS Members

New APS Members

We extend a warm welcome to those who recently joined our Society...

Our Journal

Volume 112, Issue 6, November 2020

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.

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