Posted October 12, 2012
Synchrotrons played a key role in the research that won Brian Kobilka of the Stanford School of Medicine the 2012 Nobel Prize in chemistry. Although the research was conducted mostly at Argonne National Laboratory, early work to develop the necessary techniques took place at SLAC.
Posted October 1, 2012
A team of researchers used the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource to verify that their computer-designed proteins worked as they’d hoped.
Posted September 26, 2012
Two enthusiastic Congressional supporters of scientific research and a panel of scientist-entrepreneurs headlined a Silicon Valley Leadership Group meeting at SLAC that focused on the benefits of light source research.
Posted July 16, 2012
Arizona State's Petra Fromme, among the leading researchers in the emerging field of X-ray laser crystallography, visited SLAC in mid-June with a research team to serve as the principal investigator in experiments studying photosynthesis and a series of proteins.
Posted May 18, 2015
The legacy of NSLS’s practical course lives on at SSRL, which welcomed 41 scientists from around the world to learn about X-ray methods in the biosciences.
Posted February 2, 2015
Posted October 16, 2014
SSRL's Ritimukta Sarangi takes a closer look at the fascinating science of metals in biology.
Posted July 22, 2014
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Posted September 3, 2013