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A New SRM for Better Beryllium Safety
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

Beryllium exposure poses a significant health risk, and a new SRM has been developed to enhance beryllium safety in the workplace. SRM 1877 … more

Marine Environmental Metabolomics
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

NIST is developing NMR-based metabolomics for use as a tool to expand research on the impacts of environmental stressors on marine organisms. The … more

Analytical Metrology in Support of the US Hydrogen Infrastructure
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

Under the initiative 'Enabling the Hydrogen Economy,' NIST will apply its unique facilities and expertise in the multi-agency effort to make … more

Measurements and Standards for Contaminants in Biological (Human) Materials
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

For the past 25 years NIST has developed a number of biological fluid and tissue Standard Reference Materials (SRMs) primarily for clinically … more

International Comparisons
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

Because of NIST's role as the National Metrology Institute (NMI) in the U.S., the Chemical Sciences Division's measurement capabilities must be … more

Measurements and Standards for Botanical Dietary Supplements
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

As part of a multi-year interagency agreement among the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the National Institutes of Health's … more

Fatty Acids in Human Serum and Plasma Quality Assurance Program
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) have … more

Chromatographic Separation of Unfolded Proteins for Protein Quantification
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

NIST is developing methods for the quantification of protein biomarkers by mass spectrometry (MS). Stable isotope labeling of proteins/peptides … more

Development of Reference Methods and Reference Materials for the Determination of Cardiac Troponin I in Human Serum
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

Cardiac troponin I (cTnI) is considered the 'gold standard' for the diagnosis of myocardial infarction and the assessment of cardiac damage. Yet … more

Development of Proteomics-Based Methods for Protein Quantification
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

NIST is developing methods for the quantification of clinically-relevant protein biomarkers by mass spectrometry. Some methods are intended to … more

Development of a Reference Measurement Procedure for C-Reactive Protein in Human Serum
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

C-reactive protein (CRP) levels in serum or plasma have been used as an indicator of inflammation and infection. Recent evidence also suggests … more

Improving Measurement Quality in Clinical Proteomics
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

Through collaboration with academic and government institutes, NIST is critically evaluating and attempting to improve measurement quality in … more

Development of an Amino Acid (in Solution) Standard Reference Material
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

Amino acids are the sequential components of proteins and many are essential to our physiological well-being. Their quantification by the … more

MEMS Measurement Science and Standards
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

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

Dental Materials Project
Last Updated Date: 01/14/2015

Our goal is to enable the development and manufacturing of biomaterials for oral health moving forward in 21st century by providing critical … more

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