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Optical medical imaging
Last Updated Date: 10/05/2015

The Optical Medical Imaging project was established to advance the application of optical imaging in surgical, clinical, and medical practices. … more

DNA Biometrics
Last Updated Date: 08/26/2015

There is ongoing interest in utilizing DNA typing methods for biometric purposes. Forensic DNA typing using STR markers has been performed in the … more

Reflectance Measurements of Human Skin
Last Updated Date: 08/17/2015

The purpose of this human subjects study is to collect high-quality measurements of the reflectance spectrum of human skin and assess the … more

Hyperspectral Image Projector (HIP)
Last Updated Date: 08/17/2015

Detecting climate change with remote sensing instruments, providing state-of-the-art surveillance imagery for security and defense, or getting the … more

Fluid Suspensions & Emulsions
Last Updated Date: 07/23/2015

We are trying to help take colloidal rheology understanding beyond uniformly charged spheres to particles with more complex interactions, through … more

Nanoplasmonics and Three-Dimensional Plasmonic Metamaterials
Last Updated Date: 07/20/2015

Metamaterials are tailor-made photonic composites--combinations of materials designed to achieve optical properties not seen in nature. The … more

Biobanks and Bioresources
Last Updated Date: 07/13/2015

ISO/TC 276/WG 2 Biobanks and Bioresources will elaborate a package of International Standards in the Biobanking field including human, animal, … more

U.S. Tag for ISO/TC 276: Biotechnology
Last Updated Date: 07/13/2015

The primary goal of the US Technical Advisory Group (US TAG) to International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Technical Committee (TC) 276 … more

Documentary Standards
Last Updated Date: 07/12/2015

BBD staff actively participate in and lead the development of Documentary Standards through standards developing organizations (SDOs). NIST … more

Terminology
Last Updated Date: 07/12/2015

Given the vast amount of existing international definitions that cover most, if not all, of the terms used in Biotechnology, the main work of … more

Bioprocessing
Last Updated Date: 07/12/2015

ISO/TC 276/WG 4 Bioprocessing aims to develop international standards and guidelines to give confidence to suppliers when developing or operating … more

Analytical Methods
Last Updated Date: 07/12/2015

The ISO/TC 276/WG 3 Analytical methods aims to develop standards for accurate, reproducible and robust measurement and analysis in support of … more

Fluorescence Microscopy Benchmarking Overview
Last Updated Date: 06/26/2015

Originally used to prove the existence of biological cells, the microscope has long been recognized for its important role in biological research. … more

Nanobiotechnology
Last Updated Date: 06/17/2015

We are developing methods and technology to detect, characterize, and identify biological molecules. Our focus is primarily on addressing next … more

Micro- and Nanoelectromechanical Systems
Last Updated Date: 05/26/2015

Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) are integrated devices with critical applications in sensing, timing, signal processing, and biomedical … more

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