Freitag, 2. September 2011

3IR0: The Fly

Human insulin dimer. Insulin is a hormone involved in the regulation of our metabolism. In its active form, as a monomer, it can reduce the level of glucose in blood by transporting the sugar into the cell. While inactive insulin is stored as a hexamer complexed with a zinc ion.


  1. Hopefully not, otherwise I should be afraid of becoming myself an evil fly :O ;)

  2. Gosh, this is AWESOME! I´m looking forward to see next pictures. :-)

  3. Thank you! I'm so happy to hear this:)
    By the way, your knitting is awesome as well))!