Single Particle cryoEM – including sample prep

This is a ‘Building knowledge’ course: for those with some existing experience looking to expand knowledge, become more independent and learn ‘tips and tricks’ to tackle tricky projects.

Course details

This is a remote course jointly hosted between ABSL (University Leeds) and Midlands Regional Cryo-EM Facility (University of Leicester).

Training leads : Rebecca Thompson and Christos Savva

Course dates: 15-18th November 2021
Registration opens 11th October 2021 and closes 25th October 2021. Participants will be informed by 29th October if they have been successful.

Day 1 will consist of lectures and theory, with breakout sessions to discuss projects. Days 2-4 attendees will be in small groups of 3 for the practical sessions, which will include 1.5 days on Titan Krios microscopes screening and collecting data through EPU, and 0.5 day with demonstrations for sample preparation and discussion of data processing. Through remote access software, you will be given ‘control’ of the microscopes so you can get ‘hands on’ experience. 12 places available.

Registration form.