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Cell-based Immunofluorescence Assays
Last Updated Date: 10/10/2012

Microscopy images of cells are often used in cell biology to qualitatively identify features of interest and to discern differences between … more

Multiparametric Measurement and Analysis of Cell Behavior on Extracellular Matrices
Last Updated Date: 10/10/2012

Cell responses to their culture environment always involve more than one component. An understanding of the relation between the physical and … more

Rapid Multiplex PCR
Last Updated Date: 10/08/2012

Forensic DNA typing is currently conducted in approximately eight to ten hours. The process includes DNA extraction, quantitation, multiplex PCR … more

Site-Specific Bioimaging
Last Updated Date: 10/02/2012

In collaboration with scientists at the Laboratory for Cell Biology (LCB) within the National Cancer Institute (NCI) of the National Institutes of … more

Bioimaging
Last Updated Date: 10/02/2012

Our goal is to develop methods and materials for imaging-based characterization of molecular signatures that occur during cellular proliferation, … more

Standards for Immuno-Histochemical Imaging: A Biomarker Protein Expression Chip
Last Updated Date: 10/01/2012

Immunohistochemistry (IHC) is used to visualize antigens in tissue sections by specific antigen-antibody interactions, an advantage over … more

Development of SRMs for Serum Proteomics
Last Updated Date: 10/01/2012

Serum proteomics, the detection and measurement of as many proteins in a serum sample as possible, could be an important element of personalized … more

Fundamental Interaction Mechanisms of Engineered Nanomaterials with DNA
Last Updated Date: 10/01/2012

We utilized isotope-dilution liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry (LC/MS) to determine the levels of the oxidatively damaged DNA bases, … more

Ontologies and Interoperability in Evolutionary Comparative Analysis
Last Updated Date: 10/01/2012

Many computer-based inferences in contemporary biology are comparative and would benefit from the rigorous and flexible approach of evolutionary … more

Structural Databases
Last Updated Date: 10/01/2012

We are witnessing the emergence of a web based "data rich" era on chemical and biological compounds. In order to make significant advances in this … more

Controlling Microfluidic Cell Culture Environments
Last Updated Date: 10/01/2012

NIST has taken advantage of recent technological advances to develop polymer microfluidic cell culture systems that provide a level of control … more

Quantification of Cells with Specific Phenotypic Characteristics
Last Updated Date: 10/01/2012

Flow cytometers are versatile instruments that have been successfully used to enumerate cell subsets in infectious diseases (e.g., HIV) and to … more

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