Hitchcock, Cynthia Morin, BIMR, McMaster University
WHEN: October 2000
POSTED: 20 Mar 2001
Figure 2 plots the fit to the spectrum extracted from the blue pixels where the fibrinogen is most dense. Other work has shown that STXM is capable of detecting adsorbed protein at the monolayer level.
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References: J. Synchrotron Radiation 8 (2001) 66;
J. Biomaterials Science: Polymers (2002) in press.
Credits: Polymer sample courtesy of Gary Mitchell (Dow Chemical). Work carried out at BL 7.0.1 STXM by Cynthia Morin, Tolek Tyliszczak, Hiromi Ikeura-Sekiguchi and Adam Hitchcock. Curve fit carried out using conjugate gradient optimization, courtesy of Bill Loo (Stanford). Research supported by NSERC (Canada) and the Canada Research Chair program.
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