7(th) HUPO World Congress of Proteomics: Launching the Second Phase of the HUPOPlasma Proteome Project (PPP-2) 16-20 August 2008, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Proteomics. 2009 Jan;9(1):4-6. doi: 10.1002/pmic.200800781.


The HUPO Plasma Proteome Project new phase, PPP-2, held its initial workshop on 17 August, 2008, at the 7(th) World Congress of Proteomics in Amsterdam. Technology platforms, data repositories, informatics, and engagement of research groups for the submission of major datasets were key topics. Plasma is expected to be the common pathway for biomarker development and application through collaboration and integration with other HUPO initiatives.

Publication types

  • Congress

MeSH terms

  • Biomarkers / blood
  • Blood Proteins / analysis*
  • Databases, Protein
  • Humans
  • Plasma / chemistry*
  • Proteome*


  • Biomarkers
  • Blood Proteins
  • Proteome