Nip (Interacting Protein Clusters) will acquire images of the bioluminescent interaction of atomized clouds of two proteins, luciferin and luciferase plus ATP.Principal Investigator(s)
Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos)Sponsoring Organization
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Information PendingISS Expedition Duration
April 2006 - September 2006Expeditions Assigned
13Previous ISS Missions
To study the behavior of fluids in microgravity conditions.
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Information PendingOperational Protocols
To study the interaction of two accumulations of sprayed proteins (luciferin and luciferase plus AOD) by their bioluminescence image.
Video information on the spray process and luminescence of proteins.