Cryo-EM School

2018 Cryo EM School

In the fall of 2018, a 4-week CryoEM School will take place at The Netherlands Centre for Electron Nanoscopy (NeCEN). From the 3rd until the 26th of April, 6 participants will receive hands-on Titan Krios training from the experienced operators at NeCEN. You can bring your own sample to collect data on.

In addition to the CryoEM School, an Image Processing Course will be organised in collaboration with the Biocomputing Unit of the Spanish National Center for Biotechnology (CNB). The data that you collected during the EM School can be processed under the supervision of CNB instructors.

Location

NeCEN, the Netherlands

Partners

  • Thermo Fisher.
  • The Netherlands Centre for Electron Nanoscopy (NeCEN).
  • The Biocomputing Unit of the Spanish National Center for Biotechnology (CNB).

Participation

If you are interested in participating, please contact Matthijn Vos at matthijn.vos@fei.com. Part of the selection procedure will be the Grant Jensen CryoEM lecture videos. 

The course gives you 4 weeks access to 2 Krios microscopes equipped with Falcon3 and K2 cameras, 2 dedicated expert teachers, housing with breakfast, and lunch during the course days as well as transportation on site. Not included is travel to Leiden and dinner. The non-profit costs are ~30.000 euro or an equivalent of 30 days pre-purchased ThermoFisher on-site application support. 

More information

For more information, please contact Susanne Roodhuyzen at S.A.Roodhuijzen@biology.leidenuniv.nl.