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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

Biomagnetic Imaging Standards and Microsystems
Last Updated Date: 11/24/2014

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

Advanced Materials Metrology
Last Updated Date: 11/20/2014

In this project we measure the fundamental electrical properties of materials from bulk to nanoscale from 1 MHz to 0.3 THz. Understanding the … 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

Optical Spectroscopy of Nanostructures
Last Updated Date: 09/30/2014

Understanding the underlying chemistry and physics of nanomaterials, including noble and transition metallic nanoparticles, carbon nanotubes, and … more

MEMS Measurement Science and Standards
Last Updated Date: 09/29/2014

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

Metrology for Advanced Bioelectronics
Last Updated Date: 09/29/2014

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

Nanoparticle Manipulation Metrology
Last Updated Date: 09/25/2014

We are advancing the measurement of dimension and function of engineered nanoparticles for biomedical research, manufacturing, and environmental … more

Nanoparticle Measurements and Standards for Biomedical Applications and Health
Last Updated Date: 09/22/2014

Our goal is to develop certified reference materials, standard test methods, measurements, and critical data for the physicochemical … more

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