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Development of SRMs for Serum Proteomics
Last Updated Date: 12/01/2014

Serum proteomics, the detection and measurement of as many proteins in a serum sample as possible, could be an important element of personalized … more

Fundamental Interaction Mechanisms of Engineered Nanomaterials with DNA
Last Updated Date: 12/01/2014

We utilized isotope-dilution liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry (LC/MS) to determine the levels of the oxidatively damaged DNA bases, … more

Metrologies for Protein Structure, Function, and Modeling
Last Updated Date: 12/01/2014

NIST researchers in the Macromolecular Structure and Function Group are involved in a joint research program with scientists from the University … more

New Scalable Green Protocols for Processing Carbon Nanotubes
Last Updated Date: 12/01/2014

The overall aim of this project is to develop and validate general methods and protocols for purification, size-separation and dispersion of … more

Broadband CARS Microscopy
Last Updated Date: 12/01/2014

The traditional chemical labeling used in optical microscopy can alter cells and materials, thus impeding determination of their true structure, … more

Evaluating Measurement Quality of Microfluidic Cell-based Assays
Last Updated Date: 12/01/2014

Microfluidic technologies show promise as miniaturized, portable platforms for cell assays, but must be tested to establish confidence of … more

Assessing NP EHS
Last Updated Date: 12/01/2014

Due to their small size, nanoparticles can enter living organisms in previously unforeseen ways and their immense surface area results in higher … more

Legacy Project - Fate of Nanoparticles in Neural Environments
Last Updated Date: 11/26/2014

Our goal is to develop an advanced in vitro system for nano-neurotoxicology that employs neural progenitor cells and tissue-engineering hydrogels. … more

Dietary Supplement Analysis Quality Assurance Program
Last Updated Date: 11/24/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has established a Dietary Supplement Quality Assurance Program (DSQAP) in collaboration … more

Botanical Oils Containing Omega-3 and Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Last Updated Date: 11/24/2014

The Chemical Sciences Division has developed a collaborative program with the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) and the National … more

Saw Palmetto Dietary Supplement Standard Reference Materials
Last Updated Date: 11/24/2014

Two Standard Reference Materials containing saw palmetto, SRM 3250 Serenoa repens (Fruit) and SRM 3251 Serenoa repens Extract, have been developed … more

Multivitamin/Multielement Dietary Supplement SRM
Last Updated Date: 11/24/2014

The Chemical Sciences Division has produced SRM 3280 Multivitamin/Multielement Tablets for use as a control by laboratories making vitamin or … more

Bitter Orange Standard Reference Materials
Last Updated Date: 11/24/2014

Three bitter orange-containing Standard Reference Materials have been developed as part of the Chemical Science Division's program to produce SRMs … more

Biomanufacturing
Last Updated Date: 10/09/2014

Protein drugs are the top selling pharmaceuticals worldwide, a hundred billion dollar industry, but also the fastest growing category of health … more

Nanotube Metrology
Last Updated Date: 10/02/2014

Nanotube metrology improvement is a significant effort in the Particles, Tubes and Colloids project dedicated to improving the measurement methods … more

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