• Dates: Monday, February 6, 2023 to Friday, February 10, 2023
  • Venue: Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University
  • Aim: This course on cryo-electron microscopy is aimed at beginners. Experienced researchers will provide an overview of the current state-of-the-art of this Nobel Prize winning technology and share their experiences in demonstrations and hands-on practice.
  • URL: https://groups.oist.jp/rsd/event/fy2022-cryo-electron-microscopy-course-oist
  • Organizers:
    Bruno Humbel (OIST Scientific Imaging Section)
    Kazutoshi Tani (Mie University)
  • Keynote lecture (on Zoom):
    Alex de Marco (Monash University, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, ARC Centre of Excellence in Advanced Molecular Imaging, Clayton, Australia)
  • Invited Instructors:
    Radostin Danev (The University of Tokyo)       
    Yoshiyuki Fukuda (The University of Tokyo)       
    Yoshimasa Takizawa (The University of Tokyo)
    Fabian Eisenstein (The University of Tokyo)   
    Takeshi Yokoyama (Tohoku University)       
    Yukihiko Sugita (Kyoto University)       
    Yoko Fujita (Kyoto University)       
    Takayuki Kato (Osaka University)       
    Junichi Kishikawa (Osaka University)
    Naruhiko Adachi (KEK)
    Toshio Moriya (KEK)
    Ray Burton-Smith (ExCELLS)       
    Norie Hamaguchi (Chiba University)
    Jaeyung Hyung (Pusan National University, Korea)
  • Hands-on:
    Negative staining sample preparation
    Basic training on Talos Arctica
    Cryo-sample preparation
    Negative stained sample screening on Talos L120C
    Cryo sample screening on Talos Arctica
    Automated data collection on Titan Krios
    Relion Image processing
  • Contact:
    Cryo-EM Course OIST
    Bruno Humbel