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

News and Events


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". [...]

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 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. The next Appion Part 2 Workshop will be held this [...]

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 [...]

Holey Gold Grid Making Workshop

The last Gold Grid Making workshop was held: December 3, 20192:45pm-5pm SEMC will hold a practical workshop, which provides an overview of making holey gold foils from holey carbon foils supported on gold mesh [...]

The Winter-Spring 2021 EM Course

About the course Electron microscopy in combination with image analysis is increasingly powerful in producing 3D structures of individual molecules and large macromolecular complexes that are unapproachable by other methods. This course [...]

VitroJet: Bridging the Gap in Sample Prep

Giulia Weissenberger, MScApplication Engineer, CryoSol World12:00 PM Tuesday, October 15 Through many exciting developments, cryo-electron microscopy (EM) has become a powerful method to elucidate 3D structures of macromolecular complexes. This knowledge provides valuable insight [...]

The Winter-Spring 2020 EM Course

General registration for the 2020 winter course is closed. If you registered for this course through your institution's registrar (with a cutoff in January), then please let us know as we [...]