Oxytocin jewelry

The silver jewelry shows the three dimensional structure of oxytocin.

 

Oxytocin necklace
Oxytocin necklace
Oxytocin earrings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Oxytocin is a hormone that is released during physical contact, childbirth and breastfeeding. It lowers the stress level in our body and gives us a sense of security and calm. It’s a feel-good-hormone.

Dopamine as jewelry

Dopamine is one of the key neurotransmitters in the central nervous system.

Here in the form of bracelets, necklaces and earrings.

Earrings in silver and gold
Bracelet in silver
Bracelet in silver
Necklace in silver and gold

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March month’s molecular jewelry – Dopamine

Dopamine earring in silver with the OH groups as gold balls.

Dopamine is one of the key neurotransmitters in the central nervous system.

On April 11, the International Parkinson Day is highlighted around the world. During March and April, 10% of my sales of the dopamine jewelry (necklace, ear rings and bracelet) will go to the Parkinson’s Association Research Fund.

Tid & Smycken nr 1, 2019

My story – how I changed my career – from protein crystallographer to silversmith. An article in the journalTid & Smycken‘.

Now I combine passion, profession and mission.

February month’s protein jewelry – Oxytocin

The silver necklace shows the three dimensional structure of the nonapeptide oxytocin.

Valentine’s Day is February the 14th. Maybe one day when you express your love for people you love and close friends.

Why not give them an oxytocin jewelry?

Oxytocin is a feel-good hormone and usually called the “Love hormone”. It’s released during physical contact, hugs, sex, childbirth and breastfeeding. In addition to heat and touch, the oxytocin activity increases by swimming. The effect increases by swimming often and regularly.

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1955 was awarded to Vincent du Vigneud for his work on the hormone oxytocin.

CRISPR silver necklace

CRISPR/Cas9 – a precise technique for making changes in the genome.

 

CRISPR – Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Handmade CRISPR silver jewelry (the protein Cas9 is missing). You can hang it in the RNA or in the DNA – you decide.