A technique employed in our lab wins the 2017 Nobel prize in Chemistry : cryoEM

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017 to

Jacques Dubochet

University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Joachim Frank

Columbia University, New York, USA


Richard Henderson

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

"for developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution"

Our lab continuosly develop novel techniques for cryoEM structure determination and refinement (see our list of Publications). 

For a list of cryo-EM structures derived by our researchers please see :

List of PDB entries by Perilla et al.