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3D Print of Humalog Insulin Hexamer

Humalog, Biologic Models, Diabetes

This is a model of the pharmaceutical drug Humalog, insulin lispro, in its stable macro-molecule hexamer form. It is colored by the protein’s bFactor, or atomic temperature. Chains A and C are stained yellow, and Chains B and D are stained dark purple. The core of the macromolecule shows the stable, cool binding region of each monomer, an…

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3D Print of Insulin Receptor bound by Insulin

Insulin Receptor, Biologic Models, Diabetes,

The Insulin receptor plays a central role in cellular signaling. It regulates metabolism, growth, division, differentiation, and survival. Insulin resistance contributes to the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes mellitus and the onset of Alzheimer’s disease. Customize and 3D print this Biologic Model of an Insulin Receptor bound by Insulin. (more…)

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3D Print of Tresiba Insulin Hexamer

3D print of Tresiba Insulin Hexomer

This is a model of the pharmaceutical drug Tresiba, insulin degludec, in its stable macro-molecule hexamer form. Tresiba is a fascinating drug, engineered to create long, macromolecular filaments that get stored in fat. Attached to each hexamer are 6 hydrocarbon chains (blue-cyan sticks). They act like tails reaching out to a neighbor hexamer to bind.…

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3D Print of Novolog Insulin Hexamer

3D Print of Novolog Insulin Hexomer

This is a model of the pharmaceutical drug Novolog, insulin aspart, in its stable macro-molecule hexamer form. It is colored by the protein’s bFactor, or atomic temperature. Chains A and C are stained yellow, and Chains B and D are stained dark orange-red. The core of the macromolecule shows the stable, cool binding region of each monomer, an…

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3D Print of Human Insulin Hexamer

3D Print of Human Insulin Hexomer

This is a 3D print of human insulin in its stable macro-molecule hexamer form. It is colored by the protein’s bFactor or atomic temperature. Chains A and C are stained yellow, and Chains B and D are stained lite orange. The core of the macromolecule shows the stable, cool binding region of each monomer, an important…

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