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|Novel metallofullerene boosts dynamic nuclear polarization||
In this study, researchers added a low concentration of the endohedral metallofullerene (EMF) Gd2@C79N to DNP samples, finding that 1H and 13C enhancements increased by 40% and 50%, respectively, at 5 teslas and 1.2 Kelvin.
|Targeted annotation of peptides by selective infrared multiphoton dissociation mass spectrometry||
Protein oxidative damage is a common occurrence in a number of diseases, including cancer, neurodegenerative, and cardiovascular disease. Yet, little is known about its contribution to these illnesses. We developed a new technique, utilizing an infrared laser in combination with a mass spectrometer, to selectively identify sites of oxidation in complex protein mixtures. This sensitive and rapid platform may outperform current techniques and thus shed light on the involvement of oxidative damage in each of these diseases.
|Across the Tree of Life: Radiation Resistance Gauged by High-Field EPR||
This high-field EPR study of the H-Mn2+ content in the bacterium Deinococcus Radiodurans provides the strongest known biological indicator of cellular ionizing radiation resistance between and within the three domains of the tree of life, with potential applications including optimization of radiotherapy.
|2017 Classroom Visits and Field Trips||
The MagLab reached over 10,000 K-12 students in 2017, providing high-quality science outreach to our local community.
|MagLab scientists mentor students in outreach||
The MagLab is training the next generation of science mentors.
|More accurate diagnosis for multiple myeloma||
New technique could lead to precise, personalized cancer diagnosis and monitoring.
|MRI illuminates link between heart disease and mood disorders||
High-resolution brain imaging provides evidence of depression, anxiety in diseased mice
|Magneto-structural correlations in a transition metal complex||
In the field of inorganic chemistry, magneto-structural correlations have been used to rationally design molecules with desirable properties, and to relate these properties to the electronic and geometric structures. In turn, such studies provide powerful tools for understanding important catalytic processes, as well as elucidating the structures of active sites in metalloproteins. This study reveals an unusually strong sensitivity of the magnetic properties of a CoS4 molecule to minute changes in its structure.
|MagLab diversity director setting national research agenda||
Two MagLab personnel worked with Florida State University and Tallahassee Community College students during the 2017 spring semester as part of the FSU Noyce Program.
|New record NMR magnet reaches peak performance||
Producing a high magnetic field that is also very stable and uniform, the unique Series Connected Hybrid magnet is being put to work on NMR experiments never before possible.