News & Past Events2018-10-03T18:04:44+00:00

News and Events

News

New Instruments For NCCAT

In September, NYSBC placed orders for three new Krios G3i-Cryo transmission electron microscopes.  These microscopes will be part of the new National Center for CryoEM Access and Training, which was funded by [...]

New Construction Underway

We have started construction of a new 5000SQF space that will be the new home of National Center for CryoEM Access and Training which was funded by the NIH Common Fund Transformative High Resolution [...]

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017 was awarded to Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson "for developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution". http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/2017/press.html https://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/2017/press.pdf [...]

New Krios Microscopes

The Krios#1 microscope has been operational despite the construction, and has been producing high quality data more or less continuously. The Krios#2 microscope is now in open beta. The Krios#3 is built, and is currently in a testing [...]

Past Events

An Integrated Workflow for Cryo-Electron Tomography

Blanca Carbajal González, M.SThermo Fisher ScientificWednesday April 3, 2019 - 12PM The ultimate goal of structural and cell biologists is to derive the structures of molecular machines in their natural, functional context.  Cryo-electron tomography [...]

What is the best energy for cryoEM?

Christopher Russo MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology Thursday, March 14th, 2019 12pm Radiation damage sets the ultimate limit to structure determination using any form of ionizing radiation with sufficient energy to resolve the positions [...]

Appion Part 2 – 3D Reconstruction

This Appion Part 2 Workshop is a follow-on to the Part 1 workshop and focuses on 3D initial models and refinement. A one-day Appion Workshop will be held: Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 [...]