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Scipion at facilities workshop. October 4th, 2022

Dates: 4th October 2022 Venue: Hybrid Meeting (Brno/Remote) The face-to-face meeting will take place at the CEITEC facilities (Kamenice 753/5, Brno, 625 00).CEITEC Website: https://www.ceitec.eu/ Aim : The aim of this meeting is to mainly get feedback and showcase how facilities are using Scipion and show what scipion offers to a Cryo-em facility. There will

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I2PC – INSTRUCT COURSE: INTRODUCTION TO MODEL BUILDING

Venue Remote courseJune 22th to June 24th (2022) (3 days):*3 Mornings: Presentations and training.*2 Afternoons: Personal work. Aim of the course: Hands-On Training Course that introduces the  fundamentals and main tools needed to build an atomic model in the context of cryo-EM, starting from a 3D map and the aminoacid sequence of each protein chain.

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I2PC Seminar Series on Image Processing 2022

Following the tradition, I2PC (Instruct Image Processing Center) is organizing the third edition of seminar series on cryoEM and cryoET methods for image processing. The aim of the seminar series is to gather expert developers and users in a same  framework where the algorithms can gain visibility and users can understand the applications and mechanisms of the

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Instruct virtual course on Electron Tomography by CryoEM. Madrid, December 13 – 16, 2021

Venue Remote course December 13 – 16, 2021 from 09.30-17.30 CET Overall aims course outline Cryo-electron Tomography is a rapidly growing technique that can visualize cell organelles and biological macromolecules in their cellular context. Image processing algorithms allow the identification of the macromolecules of interest in the electron tomograms. Then, by extracting small subtomograms around

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I2PC Seminar series on Image processing

Dear EM community, From I2PC we are proud to announce the second part of our seminar series on Image processing, addressed to Electron Tomography Methods. The aim of the seminar series is to gather expert developers and users in a same framework where the algorithms can gain visibility and users can understand the applications and

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I2PC – Instruct virtual course on Single Particle Analysis by CryoEM. Madrid, 18 – 20 April, 2022

Venue Remote course18 – 20 April, 2022 from 09.30-18.00 CET Overall aims and course outline Cryo-Electron Microscopy has established as a mature technique to determine the three-dimensional structure of biological macromolecules. It is currently reaching atomic resolution and it is capable of accessing to the structure of conformationally heterogeneous samples, as well as macromolecular complexes.

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Instruct virtual course on Single Particle Analysis by CryoEM. Madrid, December 14 – 18, 2020

Venue Remote course December 14-18, 2020 from 09.30-18.00 CET Overall aims and course outline Cryo-Electron Microscopy has established as a mature technique to determine the three-dimensional structure of biological macromolecules. It is currently reaching atomic resolution and it is capable of accessing to the structure of conformationally heterogeneous samples, as well as macromolecular complexes. It

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I2PC Webinars

For a theoretical and practical background on image processing using Scipion, Xmipp and other tools available through Scipion, the Instruct Image Processing Center (I2PC) is organizing short Webinar cycles. There will be two cycles: New image processing workflows, and Scipion’s tools. Webinars will be available through the CSIC Conecta platform every Fridays at 17.00 PM

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Cryo-EM installed at Instruct Centre ES

08-Apr-2020 A new, state-of-the-art cryo-electron microscope (cryo-EM) has been installed at Instruct Centre ES following a joint, eight-million-euro investment of the Spanish National Center for Biotechnology (CNB-CSIC) and EU structural funds. The JEOL JEM-Z300FSC (CRYO ARM™ 300) microscope, housed at the CNB-CSIC in Madrid, is the first of its kind to be installed in Spain. The new

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2nd Scipion Facilities Course (online edition). Madrid, 2020.

Dates: Tuesday 27 Oct – Friday 30,  4 days, afternoon from 16:00-18:00 CET Aim The aim of this meeting is to show what scipion offers to a Cryo-em facility. The course will have a strong “practical component”, since workflows will be running live on the Amazon cloud. I2PC is organising a Cryo-EM Scipion course specifically

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