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Study shows limitations of method for determining protein structure

October 17, 2019

A new study by chemists at the University of Arkansas shows that X-ray crystallography, the standard method for determining the…
Nanometre gaps can crystallise liquids

May 9, 2019

X-ray examination shows surprising coexistence of liquid and crystalline form. Very narrow gaps make liquids crystallise partially. X-ray…
Seeing the unseeable

February 20, 2019

The new insight could help in the development of drugs and therapies for infections and further advance the…
Antibiotics killer’s structure revealed by X-ray laser experiments

October 2, 2018

First experiments at Europe’s new X-ray laser reveal unknown structure of antibiotics killer. DESY-led international collaboration obtains first…
NIH Awards $6.5 Million to Berkeley Lab for Augmenting Structural Biology Research Experience

October 16, 2017

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded $6.5 million to Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) to…
A New Way to Look at MOFs

November 11, 2015

An international collaboration of scientists led by Omar Yaghi, a renowned chemist with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory…
Chemists Create Tiny Gold Nanoparticles That Reflect Nature’s Patterns

April 9, 2015

Our world is full of patterns, from the twist of a DNA molecule to the spiral of the…
First detailed picture of a cancer-related cell enzyme in action on a chromosome

November 6, 2014

A landmark study published in the Oct. 30, print edition of the Nature provides new insight into the function of…
X-rays shine light on atoms at work in a chemical reaction

June 20, 2014

Not your standard protein. orinoco14, CC BY-NC For more than 100 years, scientists have “peered” at atoms in a crystal…
High-speed snapshots of biomolecules

June 2, 2014

PETRA III pioneers protein serial crystallography at synchrotrons Using DESY’s synchrotron light source PETRA III, scientists have pioneered…
High-pressure cryocooler that prepares proteins for X-ray crystallography

April 7, 2014

A technology developed by Cornell scientists that prepares proteins for X-ray crystallography has made its way into the…
Cooking crystals and breaking good science

March 24, 2014

TV star Mel Giedroyc has teamed up with Oxford University scientists to explore the shapes and structures of…
[email protected] simulates activation of key cancer protein, could lead to novel drug design

March 10, 2014

Stanford’s [email protected] project, run by Vijay Pande, has tapped the processing power of 200,000 computers to simulate the…
Sometimes the average just isn’t good enough

February 12, 2014

Atomistic model of the protein villin headpiece. Color and the size of ellipsoids capture the local dynamics of…
Explainer: What is X-ray crystallography?

February 4, 2014

Crystallography: from a handheld experiment in 1912 to the size of many football fields today. Diamond Light Source  …
Scientists decode serotonin receptor at room temperature

December 20, 2013

X-ray laser opens up new paths for investigating biomolecules An international research team has decoded the molecular structure…
Five-dimensional crystallography probes molecular structure

November 27, 2013

Structures of the intermediates IT, ICT, pR2, pB1 and the dark resting state of photoactive yellow protein on…
Geoscientists predict new compounds could change our view of what planets are made of

April 26, 2013

Structures of the newly predicted magnesium oxides: On the left, MgO2; on the right, Mg3O2. Green – Mg…
Sharper images for extreme Linac Coherent Light Source experiments

April 18, 2013

An imaging technique conceived 50 years ago has been successfully demonstrated at SLAC’s Linac Coherent Light Source, where…
Researchers devise technique to allow X-ray crystallography of un-crystallized molecule groups

March 29, 2013

A team of researchers working in Japan has developed a method for allowing X-ray crystallography to work on…
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