Red blood cells
Red blood cells + malaria (Plasmodium falciparum; the ultra-deadly on the first infection type)
Enrich for a ton of different PTMs, including:
Phosphorylation, acetylation, crotonylation, 2- hydroxyisobutyrylation, N-glycosylation, and ubiquitination!!
Q Exactive LCMS
Stunning downsteam analysis.
INCORRECT LINK IN THE PAPER. Don't go to the WolfPSORT link in the paper!
This is the correct link for it: https://wolfpsort.hgc.jp/ (this alone is really cool, you should check it out, it's a subcellular localization predictor)
What did they get?
Over 2/3 of the proteins are modified! Which explains a lot of things!