Resource Members

Alan Tackett, PhD

Resource Co-Director
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Publications
Research Interests:
• Protein interactions and histone epigenetics on chromatin
• Identification of epigenetic mechanisms driving melanoma progression
Email: Proteomics@uams.edu

Michael Kinter, PhD

Resource Co-Director & Targeted Proteomics Service Line Leader
Associate Member, Aging and Metabolism Research Program
Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Publications

Research Interests:
• Development of protein identification using tandem mass spectrometry
• Development of targeted protein quantification using selected reaction monitoring
• Application of targeted protein quantification to novel experimental systems
Email: Mike-Kinter@omrf.org

Sam Mackintosh, PhD

Resource Manager
Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Publications

Research Interests:
• Design of proteomic experiments for users of Proteomics Core
• Acquisition and analysis of high-quality mass-spectrometric data
Email: MackintoshSamuelG@uams.edu
Phone: (501) 526-6165

Ricky Edmondson, PhD

Discovery Proteomics Service Line Leader
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Publications

Research Interests:
• Improving the sensitivity and efficiency of peptide identification using mass spectrometry-based proteomics
• Improving methods used to investigate low abundance post-translational modifications
• Bridging the gap between results from preclinical samples and clinical isolates, including data from metabolomics, proteomic, and gene expression experiments
Email: RDEdmondson@uams.edu
Phone: (501) 686-8746

Stephanie Byrum, PhD

Bioinformatics Service Line Leader
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Publications
Research Interests:
• Development of state-of-the-art bioinformatics pipelines for proteomics and genomics
• Development of data visualization tools for core users
• Using multi-omics approaches to understand the mechanism of cancer and disease
Email: SByrum@uams.edu