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European Microscopy Congress 2016

Posted on August 19, 2016 in Events

Come visit our booth (#26) at the European Microscopy Congress 2016 in Lyon, France. Drop by our booth to get a free mouse pad, which includes a helpful table of defocus values and CTF zeros. We will also have a JEOL 1400Plus TEM in our booth for demos of our direct detection cameras for biology […]

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Microscopy & Microanalysis 2016

Posted on July 12, 2016 in Events

Come visit our booth (#614) at the Microscopy & Microanalysis 2016 meeting in Columbus, OH. Drop by our booth to get a free mouse pad, which includes a helpful table of defocus values and CTF zeros. We will also be showing movies of recent results, and have a model of our ground-breaking DE-64 direct detection […]

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Introducing Our New Distributor in Europe

Posted on February 10, 2016 in News

Direct Electron is very pleased and excited to announce LOT-QuantumDesign as Direct Electron's exclusive distributor throughout Europe. For more than 40 years, LOT-QuantumDesign has been one of the leading European distributors and service organizations for high-tech instrumentation and consumables for scientific, academic, and industrial research. LOT-QD brings a talented and responsive sales team as well as excellent local service and support to Direct Electron users throughout Europe.

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Cryo-EM 3D Image Analysis Symposium 2016

Posted on January 20, 2016 in Events

Direct Electron is proud to sponsor and participate in the Cryo-EM 3D Image Analysis Symposium 2016 on March 30 – April 2, in Lake Tahoe, CA. This is the second symposium in this series–the first symposium was held at the same location in 2014, and we were honored to sponsor and give an invited scientific […]

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2015 Method of the Year : Cryo-EM

Posted on January 6, 2016 in News

Nature Methods has announced that the 2015 Method of the Year is single particle cryo-electron microscopy. According to Nature Methods: “The recent technical advances, especially the development of direct-detection cameras, have enabled this structural biology technique to make impressive leaps in achievable resolution and, in turn, provide new insights about protein function.” Congratulations to the […]

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Tohoku University Symposium on Advanced In Situ Electron Microscopy

Posted on December 2, 2015 in Events

Direct Electron is proud to be one of the organizers of the “Tohoku University Symposium on Advanced In Situ Electron Microscopy” in Sendai, Japan on December 8-9, 2016. For more information, please visit the symposium Web site. From the symposium Web site: “With development of in situ capabilities for Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) in recent […]

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Symposium on CryoEM

Posted on October 14, 2015 in Events

Direct Electron is proud to sponsor and participate in the Symposium on CryoEM on November 3, 2015, in Houston, TX. The symposium celebrates the 30th year of the National Center for Macromolecular Imaging, directed by Dr. Wah Chiu and supported by the NIGMS. The symposium immediately follows the 4-day Workshop on Single Particle Reconstruction, Variability […]

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EMBO Course of Image Processing for Cryo-Electron Microscopy

Posted on August 21, 2015 in Events

Direct Electron is proud to participate in the EMBO Course of Image Processing for Cryo-Electron Microscopy held at Birkbeck University of London from September 1 to 11. The course is organized by Professors Elena Orlova, Helen Saibil, and Carolyn Moores of Birkbeck University of London, and co-organized by Professor Peter Rosenthal of the MRC National […]

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Microscopy & Microanalysis 2015

Posted on July 24, 2015 in Events

Come visit our booth (#1276) at the Microscopy & Microanalysis 2015 meeting this week in Portland, OR. We will have models of our ground-breaking DE-64 and DE-20 direct detection cameras, as well as our FC-400 fiber-coupled CCD camera. We will be presenting new results from in situ TEM, cryo-tomography, low dose electron holography, and STEM […]

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