15th International Conference on the Crystallization of Biological Macromolecules, September 17 - 20, 2014 - Hamburg, Germany
Crystallization Workshop, September 14 - 16
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Workshop Program at a Glance
  • Hamburg University
  • Lübeck University

Workshop book as PDF download

(you will receive your personal hardcopy Sep. 13th)

- Teachers and Lecturers -

Alexander McPherson, Henry Chapman, R.J
. Dwayne Miller, Jose A. Gavira, Janet Newman, Martin Caffrey, Enrico Stura, Edward Snell, Claude Sauter, Christian Biertümpfel, Dominik Oberthuer, Monika Budayova-Spano, Alexander van Driessche, Robin Schubert, Michael Duszenko, Philip Sommer, Selvaraj Muniyandi, Allan D'Arcy, Arne Meyer, Karsten Dierks, Mark Pusey and other experts.

- Workshop Program at a glance -

- New Venue: DESY lecture hall, building no. 5+6 -

Sep. 13th (Supplementary Evening Program):

Registration (5:00 p.m.)
Opening Lectures (6:00 p.m.)
Dinner at DESY Bistro

Sep. 14th (Official  start)
Registration (8:00 a.m.)
Welcome note (8:45 a.m.) Workshop Directors
Morning Lectures (9:00-12:00 a.m.)
  • Macromolecular crystal nucleation and growth
  • Vapor diffusion, batch and dialysis crystallization
  • Counter diffusion methods
  • Seeding procedures
  • Cubic-phase membrane crystallization
Afternoon Practicals (1:00-5:30 p.m.)
  • Vapor diffusion, dialysis and batch crystallization
  • Counter-diffusion crystallization / Microfluidics
  • (Automated) Seeding
  • RT crystal mounting / Temperature control
Evening lecture (6:00 p.m.)
Get together with Drinks and Food

Sep. 15th
Morning Lectures (9:00-12:00 a.m.)
  • 2D crystallization
  • Crystallization of protein - nucleic acid complexes
  • Evaluation of crystal quality parameters
  • Crystallization for neutron diffraction:
    methodological developments and applications
  • Low budget crystallization approaches
Afternoon Practicals (1:00-5:30 p.m.)
  • 2D crystallization
  • Sample Preparation for SFX applications / SONICC
  • Cubic-phase membrane crystallization
  • Company demonstrations
Sep. 16th
Morning Lectures (9:00-12:25 a.m.)
  • In-situ DLS to optimize protein solutions
  • In-vivo crystallization
  • Trace fluorescent labelling
  • Microfluidics techniques and methods
  • Publishing your crystallization results
  • Main workshop sponsor
Roundup and Closing Remarks
End of Workshop
(1:15 p.m.)

Afternoon (1:00-6:00 p.m.)
  • Sight Seeing (on your own)
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(August 29th)

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(August 29th)

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