Back to 5.3.1
September 11th, 2020
The ALS is very graciously allowing us to use beamline 5.3.1 again. This beamline is a focused white light beamline, so it delivers extremely high brightness to samples, enabling us to look at larger ...  Read More
by Corie Ralston
Latest workshop video online
August 22nd, 2020
One of the advantages of holding a virtual workshop is that we were able to record it. Here is the link to the full 3-hour workshop on hydroxyl radical footprinting held on July 31, 2020 as part of th...  Read More
by Corie Ralston
FP helps in fight against COVID-19
August 22nd, 2020
We are very proud to have contributed to the development of specific nanobodies against SARS-CoV-2 viral particles. This was work led by a group at UCSF who developed and screened a large library of s...  Read More
by Corie Ralston
FP team Interview
August 19th, 2020
Protein Metrics interviewed us about X-ray footprinting and how we are analyzing our data using the PMI software. Link to the interview is below.......  Read More
by Corie Ralston
100 workshop registrants!
July 28th, 2020
We have over 100 people registered for our Footprinting workshop at the ACA conference this Friday! Apparently In the era of Zoom, workshops are more popular than ever. Hope to see you there.......  Read More
by Corie Ralston
ACA Workshop Planned - July 31st
July 3rd, 2020
We've got a great lineup planned for our workshop at the ACA meeting later this month. ...  Read More
by Corie Ralston
Video tutorials
June 25th, 2020
We plan to make a series of video tutorials for the footprinting experiment, and here are the first two. These were presentations that we gave as part of the PMI workshop in June 2020:Overview of the ...  Read More
by Corie Ralston
PMI Workshop Coming Up
June 15th, 2020
Sayan, Line and I will be attending (via Zoom) the upcoming Protein Metrics "Biopharma Series from home" workshop on June 23 and 24. Line and I pre-recorded presentations on X-ray footprinting and dat...  Read More
by Corie Ralston
The New Beamline Normal
June 2nd, 2020
Berkeley Lab is taking social distancing requirements very seriously. We had a chance to access the footprinting beamline last week, and here is Sayan in the hutch. We are all getting used to working ...  Read More
by Corie Ralston
Matt's thesis defense
April 24th, 2020
Matthew Rosi gave his master's thesis defense today at Sonoma State (via Zoom, of course, because of COVID-19). Below is one slide from his presentation, which covered the development of the new jet i...  Read More
by Corie Ralston
Research on hold
March 29th, 2020
Well, like most everyone else, we have been shut down by COVID-19. Our new mirror tank and stand did arrive right before Berkeley Lab went into curtailment mode. But the ALS ring is down now, and all ...  Read More
by Corie Ralston
Focusing mirror to arrive soon
February 26th, 2020
The company ADC is almost ready to ship the new mirror tank for our focusing mirror. This will be installed in beamline 3.3.1, and will provide significantly higher brightness for the footprinting exp...  Read More
by Corie Ralston