Skyline targeted proteomics course

Welcome to the event page for the Skyline Targeted Proteomics Course at the Manchester Institute of Biotechnology (MIB).


The MIB/Skyline Targeted Proteomics Short Course will be held on 29 June to 03 July 2020 at The Manchester Institute of Biotechnology, The University of Manchester, 131 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 7DN, United Kingdom.


Skyline Platform

Skyline is the leading vendor-neutral, open-source, application for building SRM/MRM/PRM/DIA/SWATH & targeted DDA quantitative methods, and analysing the resulting LC-MS data. The Skyline platform enables the creation and iterative refinement of targeted methods for large-scale quantitative mass spectrometry studies in the life sciences. 


Course Outline

29 JUN:  Introduction to targeted quantitative proteomics and Skyline.

30 JUN:  DIA, methods and integrated data analysis.

01 JUL:  Computational methods, statistics for quantitative experiments and Panorama.

02 JUL:  DIA, methods and integrated data analysis.

03 JUL:  Small Molecules and the Future of Targeted experiments


Enabling Partners

The Manchester Institute of Biotechnology (MIB) is hosting this 5-Day training course for the benefit of the British Mass Spectrometry community at large. The British Mass Spectrometry Society (BMSS) is contributing administrative support services e.g. on-line registration to facilitate this event. The organisers wish to express their sincere gratitude to Waters Corporation for the company’s generous sponsorship that has enabled this event !


Early Career Researcher Participation

The MIB, Skyline & the BMSS are committed to welcoming early career researchers to this 5-Day training course. BMSS Student Members will be eligible for significantly discounted registration for this event.


BMSS Travel Grants

Qualifying BMSS members are eligible to apply to the Society’s John Beynon Travel and Conference Fund for assistance. Click here for more information.


BMSS Carers Support Grants

Qualifying BMSS members may apply to the Society’s Carer’s Support Fund for assistance. Click here for more information.



On-line registration is now open. Please click here or on the link to the left. The registration tariff reflects the fact that the majority of the course tutors are members of the MacCoss Lab (University of Washington, Genome Sciences Department, USA)  During the registration process you will be invited to 'opt in' to including your redacted details in the Event Attendee List (name and affiliation only, not your email or telephone number). Please review the BMSS policy here and if you consent to this policy you can check the box to permit the BMSS to include you.


BMSS Members will be eligible for discounted registration for this event. Registration rates until 5th May 2020:

  • BMSS MEMBER: £550
  • NON-MEMBER: £600



Contact the MIB organizing team Professor Perdita E. Barran & Dr Matthew Russell: