Aquaporin necklace in silver 925
The jewelry shows the three dimensional structure of the aquaporin AqpM in 1 mm silver wire.
Aquaporins are water-channel proteins that move water molcules through the cell membrane.
In 2003, Peter Agre and Roderick MacKinnon shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for “discoveries concerning channels in cell membranes”. Peter Agre “for the discovery of water channels.
Chain length: 70 cm
Length of the pendulum: 6 cm
Silver chain included.
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