BER Structural Biology and Imaging Resources
Synchrotron, Neutron, and Cryo-EM
U.S. Department of Energy | Office of Science | Office of Biological and Environmental Research

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DateTitleTechniqueFacilityScience Topic
11/02/2017Arsenic Accumulation in Benthic Periphytic BiofilmsX-ray Fluorescence ImagingStanford Synchrotron Radiation LightsourceChemical and Elemental Information
10/01/2016Crystal Clear Imaging Infrared Brings to Light Nanoscale Molecular ArrangementSynchrotron Infrared Hyperspectral ImagingAdvanced Light Source
07/10/2017Novel Orange Carotenoid Proteins Shedding Light on Evolution of Cyanobacteria PhotoprotectionX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyAdvanced Light Source
01/11/2021Study Pinpoints Most Active Areas of Reactions on Nanoscale ParticlesSynchrotron Infrared Hyperspectral ImagingAdvanced Light Source
01/19/2017A Regional Model for Uranium Redox and MobilityX-ray Absorption and Emission SpectroscopyStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
04/07/2017Direct Measurement of Protein Dynamics In VivoNeutron ImagingSpallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope Reactor
04/18/2017Could This Enzyme Help Turn Biofuel Waste into Something Useful?X-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyAdvanced Light Source
07/11/2017Brown Rot Fungi Reveal a New Approach for Biomass Conversion to Fuels and ChemicalsSmall-Angle Neutron ScatteringSpallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope Reactor
09/19/2019Dynamics on Cellulose Show Two Important Populations from Neutron Scattering and SimulationsSmall-Angle Neutron ScatteringSpallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope Reactor
11/15/2017Cyanobacterial Studies Examine Cellular Structure During Nitrogen StarvationSmall-Angle Neutron ScatteringSpallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope Reactor
12/13/2017Binding of Alternative Substrates to NitrogenaseX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
01/17/2018"Zip-code" Mechanism for Hormone Signaling RevealedX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
01/18/2018Structure of a Flavoenzyme Assembly IntermediateX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
02/06/2018Using Plants to Immobilize and Stabilize Arsenic in the SoilX-ray Absorption and Emission Spectroscopy, X-ray Fluorescence ImagingNational Synchrotron Light Source II, Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
08/30/2018Directed Evolution Mimics Allosteric Activation of EnzymesX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
08/21/2018Potent BacteriaX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyAdvanced Photon Source
11/15/2018Controlled Self-Assembly of a Designed NucleoproteinSolution X-ray ScatteringStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
02/05/2019Peptide Induced Lateral Segregation of Lipids in a BiomembraneSmall-Angle Neutron ScatteringSpallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope Reactor
02/25/2019Breakthrough Shines Light on Disease-Fighting ProteinCryo-Electron Tomography, X-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyAdvanced Photon Source, Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
02/18/2019An Efficient and Economical Strategy for the Design of Functional MetalloproteinsX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
02/22/2019DNA Gets a Newer and Bigger AlphabetX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
03/05/2019Understanding Cadmium Distribution in Hyperaccumulating Plants for Efficient PhytoremediationX-ray Fluorescence ImagingStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
04/05/2019Influence of Chemically Disrupted Photosynthesis on Cyanobacterial Thylakoid DynamicsSmall-Angle Neutron ScatteringSpallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope Reactor
04/12/2019What Enables the Fastest Carbon Dioxide Fixation by Reductive Carboxylase?X-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
03/03/2019New Approach for Solving Protein Structures from Tiny CrystalsX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyNational Synchrotron Light Source II
07/10/2019Structuring Sweetness: What Makes Stevia 200 Times Sweeter than Sugar?X-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyAdvanced Photon Source
07/10/2019Structural Characterization of Chitinases from Agave tequilanaX-ray Fluorescence ImagingStanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource
11/19/2019How Essential Membrane Lipids Interact to Regulate Cellular ProcessesX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyAdvanced Photon Source
11/29/2019Ammonia-Salt Solvent Promotes Cellulosic Biomass Deconstruction Under Ambient Processing ConditionsSmall-Angle Neutron ScatteringSpallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope Reactor
12/09/2019Research at the Advanced Photon Source Leads to New Ebola DrugX-ray Macromolecular CrystallographyAdvanced Photon Source
08/29/2020How Proteins Remodel DNA in Bacteria Under StressSolution X-ray Scattering, X-ray Macromolecular Crystallography, Soft X-ray TomographyAdvanced Light Source
08/13/2020Cell Membrane Proteins Imaged in 3DSmall-Angle Neutron Scattering, X-ray Fluorescence ImagingNational Synchrotron Light Source II, Spallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope Reactor
07/21/2020Role of Solvents in Efficient Biomass DeconstructionSmall-Angle Neutron ScatteringSpallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope Reactor
02/14/2020Revealing How Dinosaur Blood Vessels Preserve Through the AgesSynchrotron Infrared Hyperspectral ImagingAdvanced Light SourceChemical and Elemental Information
06/23/2020Novel Cell Membrane Model Could Be Key to Uncovering New Protein PropertiesCryo-Electron Microscopy, Small-Angle Neutron Scattering, Solution X-ray ScatteringNational Synchrotron Light Source II, Spallation Neutron Source/High Flux Isotope ReactorMolecular Structure, Cell and Tissue Structure
10/07/2020"Missing Link" in Evolutionary History of the Carbon-Fixing Protein RubiscoSolution X-ray ScatteringAdvanced Light SourceMolecular Structure