Structural Biology Discussion Group


Structural biology aims direct visualization of macromolecules and therefore provides the most definitive way to describe its mechanisms of action. High resolution cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) is emerging and developing technique in structural biology capable of producing density maps for direct atomic modelling.

We gather a discussion group to better understand what is the current practice of cryo-EM, critically assess where it falls short, present the most recent developments and applications to interesting biological problems. We encourage everyone to take active part.

A large enzyme complex at the initial step of chlorophyll biosynthesis
23 August, 09.30
Venue: Gamma-5 Becquerel room
Speaker: Mats Hansson, Department of Biology, Lund University
The full schedule can be found here
For details, and if you are interested to meet a speaker, please contact Alexey Amunts