Skip Navigation
NIST Image Gallery [skip navigation] Contact NIST go to A-Z subject index go to NIST homepage Search NIST webspace NIST logo--go to NIST Homepage

NIST Image Gallery

Home | About | Browse | Search

Image Gallery : Image Details
thumbnail
 72 DPI Image 
 150 DPI Image 
 300 DPI Image 
Title: Nanoparticle-Protein Interactions
Description: Insulin, one of the most common proteins in human blood, can accumulate into fibrous masses when it misfolds. Research by a team at NIST indicates that gold nanoparticles apparently increase insulin's tendency to form these fibers.

*MSEL
Subjects (names):
Topics/Categories: Materials--Polymers
Type: Photo/Color
Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Credit Line as it should
appear in print:
Credit: NIST
AV Number: 10MSEL001
Date Created: 2010
Date Entered: 1/12/2010

Home | About | Browse | Search