J-GLOBAL ID:200904028649307556  Research Project code:9800048205 Update date:Dec. 14, 2001

Development of quality evaluation and high-level use techniques for insect related materials. Development of quality evaluation techniques for materials produced by insect

昆虫関連素材の品質評価・高度利用技術の開発 昆虫産生物質の品質評価技術の開発
Study period:1993 - 2000
Research overview:
Establishment of extracting process of materials produced by insect and its evaluation techniques (function development and low-molecule studies). Forming conditions of silk protein membrane and its molecular structure. (function development and physical evaluation studies). Collection of sericin from cocoon and measurement of molecular weight (function development and physical evaluation studies). Development of effective collecting method of body fluid from insect (function development and low-molecule studies). Hydration of fibroin protein and conformation analysis (function development and low-molecule studies). Elucidation of higher-order structure and manifestation mechanism of functions of structural protein (function development and low-molecule studies).
Research program: Ordinary Research
Ministry with control over the research :
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

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