This page provides educational resources, events, news and products related to structural biology. Content will cover aspects from advances in the analytical techniques used to the insights and wider benefits that these analyses provide.
Structural Biology – Highlights
Mass Spectrometry in Structural Biology
Structural biology combines molecular biology, biochemistry and biophysics. It is concerned with the study of the molecular structure and dynamics of biomolecules, information that can be extremely useful in fields such as medicine. Download this infographic to learn more about the structural biology research field and the use of cross-linking mass spectrometry in this space.
Understanding Structural Biology, Its Applications and Creating a Molecular Model
In this article, we consider what structural biology tells us and the techniques used to investigate it, the role of computation and how techniques can be used together to answer questions in a range of application areas.
This infographic explores what structural biologists look at, the techniques used to solve macromolecular structures and the information that structural biology can tell us.
Key Techniques in Structural Biology, Their Strengths and Limitations
Structural biology uses a variety of techniques to determine the 3D structures of biomolecules such as proteins, nucleic acids and their complexes. In this article, we consider the key techniques, their role in structural biology, strengths and limitations.
Even Bacteria Need a Little Stress Relief
Researchers from Japan have found that a bacterial nanomachine with an unusual cellular location can protect cells from stressful environments.
Epigenetic Landscape Influences Transcription Factor Binding
Scientists studied how the epigenetic landscape influences the binding of pioneer transcription factors, affecting access to DNA.
The Critical Protein Complex That Helps Lassa Virus Infect Human Cells
By comparing the structures of protein complexes from different lineages of the dangerous Lassa virus, a Scripps Research team identified new antibodies and vaccine targets.
Applying AI Across All Stages of Drug Development
To learn more about the application of AI across all stages of development, from drug design to clinical trials, Technology Networks spoke with Dr. Yuan Wang, head of research analytics at UCB.
The Importance of High-Resolution Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry to Accurately Read Back the Complex Language of Biology
App Note / Case Study
Recombinant Protein Expression Using a Baculovirus–Insect Cell System
Download this app note to discover a method of recombinant protein expression that enables correct protein folding and post translational modification, is suitable for high-density cell culture, and can produce both secreted and intracellular proteins of various species.
Thermo Fisher Scientific and Structura Biotechnology Collaborate To Offer a Solution for Real-Time Cryo-EM Data Analysis
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. and Structura Biotechnology Inc. have announced a collaboration to make available a new single particle analysis software solution that is designed to integrate with Thermo Fisher’s Smart EPU software and cryo-transmission electron microscope technology.
New Cryo-Plasma Focused Ion Beam To Streamline Cellular Cryo-Electron Tomography Research
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. today unveiled the Thermo Scientific Arctis Cryo-Plasma Focused Ion Beam, a new connected and automated microscope designed to advance the pace of cryo-electron tomography research.