Interaction of Sprayed Proteins (luciferin and luciferace) By Bioluminescence Image (NIP) - 09.17.14

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Science Objectives for Everyone
Nip (Interacting Protein Clusters) will acquire images of the bioluminescent interaction of atomized clouds of two proteins, luciferin and luciferase plus ATP.

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The following content was provided by A. V. Markov, and is maintained in a database by the ISS Program Science Office.

Experiment Details


Principal Investigator(s)

  • A. V. Markov, S.P. Korolev RSC Energia, Russia

  • Co-Investigator(s)/Collaborator(s)
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    Sponsoring Space Agency
    Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos)

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    Research Benefits
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    ISS Expedition Duration
    April 2006 - September 2006

    Expeditions Assigned

    Previous ISS Missions
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    Experiment Description

    Research Overview
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    To study the behavior of fluids in microgravity conditions.

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    Space Applications
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    Earth Applications
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    Operational Requirements
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    Operational Protocols
    To study the interaction of two accumulations of sprayed proteins (luciferin and luciferase plus AOD) by their bioluminescence image.

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    Results/More Information
    Video information on the spray process and luminescence of proteins.

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    Related Websites
    Energia - Science Research on the ISS Russian Segment

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    image Experimental chamber NIP (with a cable and key), Video camera Sony HVR-Z1Y (with an accumulator), Video cassettes mini DV* (2 pc), Flash card
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