CIISB Core Facilities Assist a Top-Class Research
Research groups of Pavel Plevka, Konstantinos Tripsianes, Richard Štefl, Lukáš Trantírek from CEITEC Masaryk University, Czech Republic, and Daniel N. Wilson from University of Hamburg, Germany, have recetly published ground-breaking results in highly prestigious international journals, among others in Nature Communications, Angewandte Chemie, Intl. Ed., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America , and Molecular Cell. These results have been enabled by the CIISB instrumentation and facilitated by the assisted expertise of highly experienced CIISB staff. The details of published results can be found in the Section Research highlights on the CIISB front web page and in the Section ABOUT US Research highlights Archive.
Instruct-ERIC workshop on Computational Approaches in Integration of Structural Biology Techniques
On October 8 – 10, the Institute of Biotechnology of the Czech Academy of Sciences organised an Instruct – ERIC workshop on Computational Approaches in Integration of Structural Biology Techniques.
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Is awarded to John Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino “for the development of lithium-ion batteries”.
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2019
is awarded jointly to William G. Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza “for their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability.”
The Nobel Prize in Physics 2019
is awarded ”for contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos”, with one half to James Peebles “for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology” and the other half jointly to Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz “for the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star.”