This subproject is one of many research subprojects utilizing the resources provided by a Center grant funded by NIH/NCRR. The subproject and investigator (PI) may have received primary funding from another NIH source, and thus could be represented in other CRISP entries. The institution listed is for the Center, which is not necessarily the institution for the investigator. We are working with responsive vesicles (~100 nm diameter) whose ability to form vesicles can be manipulated via chemical reactions (electron transfer). The vesicles are composed of phospholipids and lipids (fatty acids) and are small unilamellar vesicles. They are stable for weeks under a variety of solution conditions, as noted from light scattering and field-flow fractionation expts. We need evidence of their shape and size using TEM, but are unsure of their stability in TEM due to the nature of the phospholipid/lipid (electron acceptor).

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
Type
Biotechnology Resource Grants (P41)
Project #
2P41RR002250-25
Application #
8168568
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZRG1-BCMB-T (41))
Project Start
2010-01-15
Project End
2010-12-31
Budget Start
2010-01-15
Budget End
2010-12-31
Support Year
25
Fiscal Year
2010
Total Cost
$21,500
Indirect Cost
Name
Baylor College of Medicine
Department
Physiology
Type
Schools of Medicine
DUNS #
051113330
City
Houston
State
TX
Country
United States
Zip Code
77030
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