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Certification of a Standard Reference Material for BK viral load
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2015

BK virus (BKV), originally described in 1971 [1],  is a 5kb polyomavirus which shares roughly 75% of its DNA sequence with JC virus (JCV).  Nearly … more

Cytomegalovirus Standard Reference Material
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2015

**Update** As of the Summer of 2013, we discontinued distribution of SRM 2366 Cytomegalovirus (CMV) for DNA Measurements. In April of 2014, … more

Micro- and Nanoelectromechanical Systems
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2015

Our goal is to provide technical leadership in R&D for the MEMS measurement infrastructure essential to improving U.S. economic … more

Recertification of Neutral Density SRMs for Regular Spectral Transmittance
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2015

The certification for all SRM neutral density filters expires after two years. We maintain a program to recertify such filters produced by us . … more

Biomagnetic Imaging Standards and Microsystems
Last Updated Date: 04/24/2015

The Magnetics Group's program in biomagnetic imaging standards and microsystems develops calibration standards and new types of magnetic contrast … more

Nanobiotechnology
Last Updated Date: 04/24/2015

We are developing electronic chip-based technology for DNA and protein analysis for industry. This research will help revolutionize health care, … more

HDX-MS for Biopharmaceutical Analysis
Last Updated Date: 04/22/2015

This project applies hydrogen/deuterium exchange mass spectrometry (HDX-MS) for determining the dynamical structure of therapeutic antibodies, … more

erccdashboard
Last Updated Date: 04/07/2015

The erccdashboard is the first software tool of its kind designed to provide a standard turn-key solution for evaluating the technical performance … more

Cell Measurements
Last Updated Date: 04/02/2015

This is the summary for cell measurements.

Development of Enhanced mRNA Amplification using Microfluidics
Last Updated Date: 04/01/2015

In conjunction with NCI/NIH, NIST is developing methods to improve mRNA amplification from small biological samples. Typical sample processing … more

Fluorescence Microscopy Benchmarking Overview
Last Updated Date: 04/01/2015

The microscope has long been recognized for its important role in biological research, but scientists are only just beginning to uncover the … more

ERCC
Last Updated Date: 03/31/2015

Therapies for diseases like cancer are based on information found in a patient's DNA, and their effectiveness relies on the ability to complete an … more

State-resolved Biomolecular Spectroscopies
Last Updated Date: 03/30/2015

Sensitive and fully state resolved spectroscopic methods in the terahertz (THz) and ultraviolet (UV) regions are being developed to investigate … more

Molecular Imaging
Last Updated Date: 03/30/2015

Biophotonics is at the intersection of photonics and biology where light is used to image, detect, and manipulate biological materials. This … more

Micronutrients Measurement Quality Assurance Program
Last Updated Date: 03/27/2015

The Micronutrients Measurement Quality Assurance Program , coordinated by the Chemical Sciences Division, supports measurement technology for … more

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