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November 23, 2017 — SESAME

First Light for Pioneering SESAME Light Source

Allan, Jordan, 23 November 2017. At 10:50 yesterday morning scientists at the pioneering SESAME light source saw First Monochromatic Light through...
November 22, 2017 — Diamond

New Methodology for Protein Crystallisation

A step-by-step video of the experimental process and associated text protocol to provide a robust method for structure determination by X-ray...
November 20, 2017 — PETRA III

Clay Mineral Waters Earth's Mantle From the Inside

High-pressure X-ray measurements provide new insights into processes that cause volcanism Ordinary kaolinite under an electron microscope. Credit:...
November 20, 2017 — Diamond

Diamond Celebrates its 6000th Paper

Plasma-aided catalysis – an important step towards reducing greenhouse gas emissions Diamond Light Source, the UK’s national synchrotron today (20th...
November 16, 2017 — ALBA

Synchrotron Light Proves the Effectiveness of Two New Drugs Against Sleeping Sickness

A team led by researchers from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) has unveiled the mechanism of action of two drugs, FR60 and JNI18,...
November 15, 2017 — ALS

X-Rays Reveal the Biting Truth About Parrotfish Teeth

Interwoven crystal structure is key to coral-crunching ability So, you thought the fictional people-eating great white shark in the film “Jaws” had a...
November 15, 2017 —

UNESCO proclaims May 16th as the International Day of Light

PARIS, 14 November 2017: The 37th Session of the UNESCO General Conference has today proclaimed the date of May 16th as the International Day of...
November 13, 2017 — ALS

Fuel Cell X-Ray Study Details Effects of Temperature and Moisture on Performance

Experiments at Berkeley Lab’s Advanced Light Source help scientists shed light on fuel-cell physics Like a well-tended greenhouse garden, a...
November 13, 2017 —

LEAPS Initiative: European Consortium of Light Sources Used for Research Launched in Brussels

Today, 13th of November, in Brussels 16 organisations representing 19 light sources facilities across Europe have gathered to launch the LEAPS...
November 10, 2017 — ESRF

Inauguration Of A New Cryo-electron Microscopy Platform

A TITAN KRIOS cryo-electron microscope has been inaugurated at the ESRF, the European Synchrotron, in Grenoble, France. The inauguration took place...