ERIC Number: ED481752
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
A NASA Recipe for Protein Crystallography. Educational Brief.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
This brief discusses growing protein crystals. Protein crystals can be very difficult to grow. This activity for grades 9-12 provides a simple recipe for growing protein crystals from Brazil nuts. Included are a history of protein crystals, a discussion of microgravity effects on growth, connections to academic standards, and lab sheets. (MVL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.