General Lab Information

Workshop 1: Sample Preparation

About LBMS

The mission of the Laboratory for BioMolecular Structure (LBMS) is to accelerate our fundamental understanding about the building blocks of all living organisms and their function. By gaining the fundamental knowledge, LBMS aims to foster faster developments in biotechnology and medicine to meet the Nation’s needs in biofuels and healthcare.

LBMS fulfills its mission by offering expertise and access to highly advanced cryo-electron microscopic capabilities to the greater research community. This workshop is aimed to grow the cryo-EM community among researchers whose research is DOE-mission related.

Purpose of Workshop

This workshop will focus on practical aspects of cryo-EM techniques including but not limited to:

  • Sample Preparation
  • Data Collection
  • Data Processing
  • Model Building

The training workshop will be open to 24 participants, selected based on their application materials.

This cryo-EM Training Workshop: Sample Preparation is not open to the public. To be eligible to attend, all participants must register online by January 28, 2022. For questions or assistance with registering, please contact the Workshop Coordinator.

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Committee Information

  • Liguo Wang (LBMS, BNL)
  • Guobin Hu (LBMS, BNL
  • Jake Kaminsky (LBMS, BNL)
  • Qun Liu (Biology Dept., BNL)
  • Yong Xiong (Dept. of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale)
  • Dongyan Tan (Pharmacological Sciences, SBU)
  • Jun Liu (Dept. of Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale)
  • Sean McSweeney (CBMS, BNL)

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The connection information will be provided via email to registrants prior to the event. Please do not give out this connection information. It is only for registered attendees. Contact the workshop coordinator if you have questions or having connection issues.

Important Dates

December 16, 2021 Training enrollment opens
January 9, 2022 Training enrollment closes
January 12, 2022 Notification of enrollment acceptance (by e-mail)
January 13, 2022 Registration opens
January 21, 2022 Additional guest registration for non-U.S. citizens closes
January 28, 2022 Registration closes

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Note: This event falls under Exemption D (Formal classroom training held at Federal facilities, which does not exhibit indicia of a formal conference as outlined in the Conference/Event Exemption Request Form.) Participation is contingent on application acceptance.