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Neutron Beams Reveal How Two Potential Pieces of Parkinson's Puzzle Fit
Release Date: 01/29/2015

The proteins GCase (in pink) and α-syn (blue) forms a complex in cellular membrane. Neutron reflectometry (suggested by the yellow beam) revealed … more

NIST Forensic Science Standards Committees to Hold First Public Meetings in February 2015
Release Date: 01/27/2015

The Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC), which coordinates the development of standards and guidelines for the forensic science … more

NIST Security Guide Walks Organizations Through the Mobile App Security Vetting Process
Release Date: 01/26/2015

A new publication from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) provides guidance for organizations to improve security as … more

Conferences and Events
The Nanoscale Motors of Living Systems
January 29, 2015

Movement is a fundamental property of biological organisms. The contraction of muscle, beating of cilia and flagella, segregation of genetic … more

Cybersecurity for Direct Digital Manufacturing Symposium
February 3, 2015

Direct Digital Manufacturing (DDM) involves fabricating physical objects from a data file using computer-controlled processes with little to no … more

A 55-Year Journey in Science--From NBS to NIST and beyond
February 6, 2015

  In this special Black History Month Colloquium, Dr. Jackson will chronicle his journey in science, from his early experiences at the National … more