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

Appion Part 1: Basics and 2D Analysis

The Appion Part 1 Workshop provides hands-on training for the Appion single-particle data processing workflow. Appion is a “pipeline” for processing and analysis of EM images; it is integrated with Leginon data [...]

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, October 9th, 2018 [...]

Appion Part 1 – Basics and 2D Single Particle Analysis

The Appion Part 1 Workshop provides hands-on training for the Appion single-particle data processing workflow. Appion is a “pipeline” for processing and analysis of EM images; it is integrated with Leginon data [...]