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Unfolded Protein Equilibrium (BIO)

In this example we are given the total protein concentration in solution, it’s 10 micromolar, and the question we ask is what fraction of this protein is unfolded at 25 degree C? where we are given the delta G of unfolding and this value then of course is at 25 degrees C. So what we […]

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Fighting obesity by growing more fat cells

Basically what we’ve done is we’ve made a microfluidic model of lipocytes, or fat. There’s rising rates of obesity in the United States and worldwide, and everything needs an experimental model. Believe it or not we don’t have a good model for obesity in human beings. So what we’ve done is made a model which […]

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