Nominate Your Protein

2019 academy awards for proteins

Cast your vote and enter for a chance to win an Apple Watch Series 4

In order to serve our customers with the best products and services, our PhD scientists in the lab are constantly pushing the envelope while following the latest discoveries in life science research.

Collectively, we have identified 5 proteins that are hot in the cancer research field. We would like to invite you to share your opinion.

In return, anyone who votes will automatically enter a sweepstakes to win an Apple® Watch Series 4.


Protein Reasons for Nomination
TP53 It is the most studied gene of all time. TP53 is mutated in nearly 50% of all human cancers.
TNF This is the most studied factor in 2018, with over 10,000 publications. TNF is a fundamental molecule in various aspects of immunology and potential target for cancer immunotherapy.
EGFR It is frequently mutated and overexpressed in different cancers. EGFR is the target for many cancer therapies, which have been adopted in clinical practices.
HER2 It is important for breast cancer growth. HER2 targeted treatments have improved the survival rate of HER2 positive patients.
PD-L1 It is an I-O marker. The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine is awarded to two scientists for the discovery of PD-L1.

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The sweepstakes is organized and administered by OriGene Technologies, Inc. The sweepstakes is open to worldwide customers who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of 3/27/19. Distributors and purchasing agencies are excluded from this sweepstakes. The odds of winning the sweepstakes depend on the total number of eligible entries. Total approximate retail value: $420. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 AM Eastern Time {"ET") on 3/27/19, and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 5/12/19. This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Apple. Any questions or comments regarding the sweepstakes are to be directed to OriGene Technologies, Inc. 9620 Medical Center Dr. Suite 200, Rockville, MD 20850.

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