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We are a small company starting to research Green Florescent Proteins.  Our goal is to eventually promote GFP splicing in some internal body organs to primarily be able to easily determine if a cell has cancerous sites.  Also we wish to furthermore develop new methods of x-rays.

GFP

#2t GFP.BMP (1340982 bytes)

 (Green Fluorescent Proteins)

Green Fluorescent Proteins are found in many organisms but is most commonly found in jelly fish. Green Fluorescent Proteins have wavelengths of 395nm and also a slight one at 475nm.  Its emission peak is at 509nm, which at the peak of the lower green spectra of visible light. Green Fluorescent Proteins are a high molecular weight compounds that consists of amino acids joined by peptide bonds from sea animals that belong to the Phylum Cnidarians.  These fish emit a blue-like glow when they perform quick releases release of calcium.  The calcium then reacts with photoprotien aequorin, which then turns the blue glow to a green glow.   GFP are used in the bioluminescence of different organisms. "The most interesting feature of the GFP  is that the function it performs is caused by the formation of a chromosome autocatalytic from its own backbone" (Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP): Applications, Structure, and Related Photophysical Behavior, 2002).  GFP is resistant to many things including "heat, pH, and organic salts" (Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP): Applications, Structure, and Related Photophysical Behavior, 2002).

Madreda Amanda Drey Maggie 

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