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Sample Preparation Protocols for Protein Abundance, Acetylome, and Phosphoproteome Profiling of Plant Tissues

  • Gaoyuan Song
  • Maxwell R. McReynolds
  • Justin W. WalleyEmail author
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1610)


Peptide mass spectrometry is an invaluable technique to globally quantify the proteome. Central to proteome profiling are efficient methods to extract proteins, digest proteins into peptides, and enrich for posttranslationally modified peptides prior to mass spectrometry. In this chapter, we describe methods to extract proteins, process them into peptides, and optionally enrich for phospho- and acetyl-peptides prior to analysis by mass spectrometry.

Key words

Plant proteomics Protein extraction Phosphoproteome Acetylome Mass spectrometry 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gaoyuan Song
    • 1
  • Maxwell R. McReynolds
    • 1
  • Justin W. Walley
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Plant Pathology and MicrobiologyIowa State UniversityAmesUSA

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