Welcome!

We are very happy to announce the creation of the Cryo-EM Facility (as of October, 2016) at the Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge.

This venture was made possible by funding from the Wellcome Trust* and from the Department of BiochemistrySchool of Biological Sciences and School of Clinical Medicine (University of Cambridge).

We are currently in the process of acquiring Talos Arctica 200kV FEG cryo-transmission electron microscope (cryo-TEM) with autoloader from FEI (now part of Thermo Fisher Scientific).

* Multi-User Equipment Grant application.

Grant Title: An electron cryo-microscopy resource for macromolecular structure determination in the University of Cambridge.

Grant Applicants:
Prof Ben Luisi (Lead Applicant)
Prof Judy Hirst
Prof Ernest Laue
Prof David Owen
Dr Luca Pellegrini
Prof Randy Read
Prof Peter St George-Hyslop
Prof Sir John Walker
Prof Alan Warren
Dr Simone Weyand


If you are interested in using the facility please contact the Facility Manager:
Dr Dima Chirgadze (dyc21 at cam.ac.uk).