UCLAiGEM:Notebook/MaterialsProcessing/2015/04/16

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16 April 2015

  • Centrifuged the dialyzed silk, removed flocculents
  • pipetted out 500 uL onto a small weigh boat
  • empty weigh boat: 0.569 grams
  • full weigh boat + aqueous silk: 1.081 grams
  • weigh boat + dry silk: 0.611 grams
  • our silk solution was 0.064 g silk / mL (aka 6.4% w/v)
  • NOTE: We dried the silk at room temperature, not 60 celcius, as the protocol indicated.

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